Paul L Milliken served in the Navy Armed Guard and served on the SS JANE G SWISSHELM. In June 1944 he participated in the invasion of Normandy, went back to Southhampton and it was almost leveled from buzz bombs. They picked up supplies and also went to Omaha Beach, Utah and Lahara and then back to Southhampton and joined a convoy back to the states.. that convoy lost 13 ships to a bad storm... they were going to the Brooklyn Armed Guard Center. The Jane G Swisshelm was supposed to have been part of the biggest convoy to leave the states. They went to Wales, Ireland and England and then joined the convoy for the Normandy invasion.. Paul died recently. He lived in Coquille, OR with his wife Hilda. He was born 12/18/26. You may contact Hilda by email if you knew Paul. Her email addresses are email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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