Wineka column: A veteran's memories | Salisbury, NC – Salisbury Post

When Otie Cook returned to the States after World War II had ended in Europe, he was a shell of the young tank commander who landed on Omaha Beach during the invasion of Normandy.

He couldn’t stop shaking. His stomach went through violent spasms, and his nerves were so out of whack they sometimes caused paralysis in his legs. Story continues here ➤