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News from the Normandy landing beaches and historical battlefields from the Battle of Normandy.

Two million visitors expected at Omaha Beach in 2019

9384 military and 4 American civilians rest in this cemetery, located near the town of Colleville-sur-Mer, Normandy, and overlooking Omaha Beach. Photo: ABMC May 3rd, 2019: the Colleville-sur-Mer American Cemetery anticipates a record influx...
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The Franco-American ceremony of June 6, 2019

The Franco-American ceremony of the 75th anniversary of D-Day Heads of State and Government at the Colleville-sur-Mer American Military Cemetery on the occasion of the 65th Anniversary of the Normandy Landing, June 6, 2019....

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Death of Jean Masson, Kieffer commando veteran

Death of the French veteran Jean Masson Jean Masson was one of the last French veterans of the Normandy landings Photo: D-Day Overlord February 24, 2019: Death of Jean Masson, veteran of the Kieffer...