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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...

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....


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...