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By Gretchen Frazee
The Friends of the National World War II Memorial is holding a ceremony and candlelight vigil to honor the nearly 9,000 Americans who died during the invasion of Nazi-occupied France.
By Danica Kirka, John Leicester, Jill Lawless, Associated Press
The Royal British Legion brought about 300 veterans, aged 91 to 101, to the ceremonies in Portsmouth, where many of the troops embarked for Normandy on June 5, 1944.
By Jonathan Lemire, Kevin Freking, Associated Press
Trump traveled to the southern coast of England to pay respects to American service members and allies who helped rescue Europe from Nazi Germany.
By Corinne Segal
By PBS NewsHour
Decades after losing touch, family members from two different continents were reunited at the American Cemetery in Normandy, France, to honor a World War II soldier who was killed in action just after the D-Day invasion. The NewsHour’s April Brown…
By Thomas Adamson, Lori Hinnant, Associated Press
Historical film footage and modern interpretive dance recreated the images of World War II at D-Day's 70th anniversary, a blend of old and new that bridged seven decades and depicted a once riven Europe as a newly unified whole.
It was a military assault unlike anything the world had ever seen: In 1944, well over 150,000 allied troops landed in France to fight the Nazis. On the 70th anniversary of D-Day, President Obama and other world leaders gathered at…
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