Christmas Eve 1943 found Eisenhower named leader of invasion and the bells at Mission San Luis Obispo to be rung for the first time since the war began.
Christmas Eve 1943 found Eisenhower named leader of invasion and the bells at Mission San Luis Obispo to be rung for the first time since the war began.
Christmas Eve 1943 found Eisenhower named leader of invasion and the bells at Mission San Luis Obispo to be rung for the first time since the war began.

Eisenhower named invasion leader, San Luis Obispo mission bells: World War II week by week

December 30, 2013 1:23 PM

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Photographer David Middlecamp has been delving into The Tribune's archives to share historical photos and articles about the Central Coast with readers since 2007. Reach him at dmiddlecamp@thetribunenews.com .