Bar News - December 17, 2010
A Tale of Adversity and Audacity: Fred Hall on D-Day
By: (Capt.) Fred W. Hall, Jr.
Editorís Note: Fred W. Hall, Jr., who recently celebrated his 90th birthday (see photo below), shared with the NH Bar News an account of one of the pivotal events in his life: his participation in the invasion of Normandy on June 6, 1944. The print version of the article was edited due to space constraints; read the full version.
Celebrating Fred Hallís 90th birthday at the former Pease Air Force Base. Front, l-r: Walter Peterson, former NH Governor; Fred Hall, Jr.; attorney Kate Hanna, daughter of the late George Hanna, a law school classmate of Hallís; attorney Kimon Zachos. Back: attorney David Nixon; Lee Irwin; John Hall, Fred Hallís son; Col. Paul OíLeary, retired Commander of NH State Police; Tom Sedoric; and attorney Brad Cook. Photo: Memories Studio, Rye, NH.