The "Operation Pastorius" historical marker at the Ponte Vedra Inn and Club tells the story of German saboteurs who landed in Ponte Vedra Beach during World War II. (photo submitted)

History becomes personal as 75th anniversary of Nazi sabotage attempt approaches

In June of 1942, two German U-boats came to the United States’ East Coast. One went to New York and, a few days later, the other came to our very own Ponte Vedra Beach. This year, June 16 is the 75th anniversary of the group of four saboteurs who came ...

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