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World War II medic remembers Omaha Beach and its aftermath

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WENATCHEE — It’s been 70 years today since Harold Mehelich landed at Omaha Beach on D-Day, and the nightmares have long since stopped.

“My wife used to poke me to wake me up,” Mehelich says. “I guess they were pretty bad. I used to wake up screaming.”

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