Military Reflects on D-Day Heroism
Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates was among hundreds of people who walked today above the windswept cliffs and paused among fog-shrouded headstones here to honor those who died during the D-Day invasion.
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D-Day Invasion at Normandy
This vintage newsreel documents history's greatest invasion. D-Day: June 6, 1944. This archival footage was provided by The Military Network. To learn more, go to the Lou Reda Productions website.
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D-Day: June 6, 1944
More than 5,000 Ships and 13,000 aircraft supported the D-Day invasion, and by day's end on June 6, the Allies gained a foot- hold in Normandy.
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