Starting on June 14th, 2019 Dan McCarley and Carol Vails (mother and son pair) will begin a 1,200-mile journey from Utah Beach, Normandy, France to Dinslaken, Germany.

Mouse over the points on the map to see the town name and the remembrance we’ll be doing there - the remembrances have yet to be filled out but check back regularly for updates - we may add or subtract towns as well! 

Our Mission

Revisit and honor our fathers’ and grandfathers’ past, give remembrance to individual soldiers’ stories, learn about history and culture, make friends, gain experiences, and raise funds for the Green Beret Foundation.

What We've Achieved

  • Initial route planning complete

  • Secured initial support and approval of the Green Beret foundation

  • Initial lodging booked (first 4 days)