Photos from the Vault

July 28, 2014

Island invasions, general killed in Normandy; World War II week by week

Lt. Gen. Lesley J. McNair had inspected troops at Camp San Luis Obispo and was one of the highest-ranking generals killed in the war when his front line position was bombed by Americans. Telegram-Tribune stories from 70-years ago.

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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 .