WWII Vets Visiting Churchill Downs for the Derby

05/03/2013 02:00 PM

Four World War Two veterans, three of whom stormed the beaches of Normandy, are attending the Derby. The four are guests of Rick Porter, the owner of the 3-year-old Normandy Invasion. And Thomas Beisner caught up with one of them Friday morning along the backside of Churchill Downs, who says their trip wasn’t just about seeing the Derby.

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