Frenchman, 72, finds American brother from GI dad

Brothers André Gantois (left) and Allen Henderson

A retired American has told Connexion of the moving moment he and the French brother he never knew he had met for the first time – on Omaha Beach where their GI father landed on D-Day.

The meeting came after a DNA test helped André Gantois, 72, end decades of searching since his mother told him as a child that his father was an US soldier.

She died when he was 15 and he had wondered about his Ameri­can family ever since.

Allen Henderson, 64, a radio manager from ...

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