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D-Day at 75: Nations honor aging veterans, fallen comrades

 


OMAHA BEACH, France — Standing on the windswept beaches and bluffs of Normandy, a dwindling number of aging veterans of history's greatest air and sea invasion received the thanks and praise of a world transformed by their sacrifice.

The mission now, they said, was to honor the dead and keep their memory alive, 75 years after the D-Day operation that portended the end of World War II.

http://www.startribune.com/veterans-mark-75-years-since-d-day-in-solemn-observances/510900502/


 

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