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Greenville veteran remembers D-Day

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GREENVILLE, N.C. - 93-year-old Richard Gaylord, who's lived in Greenville his entire life, was 24 at the time of D-Day.
     
He served with the army's 113th Field Artillery Battalion and was part of the 2nd wave of troops in Normandy.
     
9 On Your Side sat down with him Friday to learn his story. Click “Play” on the attached video to watch.

Gaylord spent 4 years in the Army. He left as a lieutenant.
     
He turns 94 later in June.
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