Red Dragon conference room named for D-Day veteran
221110-Z-BN267-1002.JPG Photo By: Cotton Puryear

LYNCHBURG, Va. - The Virginia National Guard’s Lynchburg-based 1st Battalion, 116th Infantry Regiment, 116th Infantry Brigade Combat Team dedicate the command conference room in their armory to Col. Thomas S. Dallas Sr. Nov. 10, 2022. Dallas was the 1st Battalion executive officer during the June 6, 1944, D-Day landing at Normandy and later commanded the battalion through operations in Europe. The 1st Battalion command team and Dallas’ children unveiled the new sign dedication the conference in his honor.


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