Somewhere among the nearly 1,000 U.S. service members laid to rest in the Normandy American Cemetery along the coast of France, lies one whose story will soon be brought to life by a Chapman University graduate student as part of a unique history project.

Judy Richonne, a student in Chapman’s MA in War and Society program and a high school history teacher, is part of a team selected for the Normandy: Sacrifice for Freedom Albert H. Small Student and Teacher Institute, a program offered by National History Day.Read more …