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D-Day anniversary, 1964

By STARS AND STRIPES Published: June 6, 2018

Ted Rohde ©Stars and Stripes
St. Laurent-sur-Mer, France, June, 1964: Jets fly over the American cemetery overlooking Omaha Beach during a ceremony marking the 20th anniversary of the D-Day invasion of Normandy that gave Allied forces a foothold on the European continent.

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