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Ben Sasse on Andrew Higgins

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

On this day more than 70 years ago, Allied troops stormed the shores of France during World War II. We can never forget the heroism & bravery of those 160,000 troops and commanders who fought their way onto the beaches of Normandy.
But today, we’re also celebrating the innovators behind the invasion, and one fiery Nebraskan boat builder in particular – Andrew Jackson Higgins. Learn the incredible story of the man from Columbus, NE whose ingenuity, perseverance & creativity made that landing possible.