Getting medals earned by vets no easy matter

Rep. Griffin blames red tape for delays

Posted: May 26, 2014 at 5:30 a.m.

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RICK MCFARLAND --05/23/14-- Kenneth D. Evans, 94, outside his North Little Rock home Friday. Evans, as army infantryman, came ashore with the second wave of troops at Omaha Beach during the D-Day invasion of WWII on June 6, 1945.

WASHINGTON -- Kenneth Evans of North Little Rock helped storm the beaches of Normandy on D-Day. He and his comrades helped retake much of France and occupied Germany.

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