Wayne Tennant: his experiences in World War II, as told in his own words
On December 5, 2006, Wayne Tennant sat down at his home in Loveland, CO and told of his experiences in World War II. Wayne, a Purple Heart and Bronze Star recipient, served in the Army in the European Theater. Part of the pre-war draft, he first served in the 1st Armored Division and after the outbreak of war, eventually moved to the 5th Armored Division, 705th Tank Destroyer Battalion, Company C. He fought across Europe from France to Austria. He was injured in the Battle of the Bulge, and while recovering in England, Gen. Eisenhower's HQ received a letter from Wayne's men in Company C requesting ...
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