Normandy landings

Bagpipers lead a procession of British World War II veterans to the Bayeux War Cemetery for a ceremony to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day in Bayeux, Normandy, France, Thursday, June 6, 2019. World leaders gathered Thursday in France to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings.(AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
June 06, 2019 - 6:44 am
OMAHA BEACH, France (AP) — The Latest on the 75th anniversary of D-Day (all times local): 12:40 p.m. Commemorations of British sacrifices on D-Day have moved on to Bayeux War Cemetery, the largest Commonwealth World War II cemetery in France. Prince Charles and his wife Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall...
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A World War II veteran arrives to the Bayeux War Cemetery for a ceremony to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day in Bayeux, Normandy, France, Thursday, June 6, 2019. World leaders gathered Thursday in France to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings.(AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
June 06, 2019 - 6:26 am
OMAHA BEACH, France (AP) — The Latest on the 75th anniversary of D-Day (all times local): 12:15 p.m. President Donald Trump is praising the veterans of D-Day, saying they are "among the very greatest Americans who will ever live." Trump spoke in France at the Normandy American Cemetery of...
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British Prime Minister Theresa May and French President Emmanuel Macron talk after a Franco-British ceremony marking the 75th anniversary of D-Day landings at Ver-Sur-Mer, Normandy, Thursday, June 6, 2019.(Philippe Wojazer/Pool via AP)
June 06, 2019 - 6:04 am
OMAHA BEACH, France (AP) — The Latest on the 75th anniversary of D-Day (all times local): 12 noon French President Macron has told American D-Day veterans that "France doesn't forget" their sacrifice for his country's liberty. Marking 75 years since the epochal invasion of Normandy, Macron told a...
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President Donald Trump, with first lady Melania Trump, arrive at Caen Airport, Thursday, June 6, 2019, in Caen, France. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
June 06, 2019 - 5:40 am
COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, France (AP) — The world turns its eyes Thursday to the beaches of Normandy, France, paying tribute to the 75th anniversary of the D-Day invasion and the few surviving veterans of that battle that changed the course of World War II. For President Donald Trump, it is another...
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US Army soldiers, based in Germany, stand near the American flag prior to a ceremony to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day at the Normandy American Cemetery in Colleville-sur-Mer, Normandy, France, Thursday, June 6, 2019. World leaders are gathered Thursday in France to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)
June 06, 2019 - 5:36 am
OMAHA BEACH, France (AP) — The Latest on the 75th anniversary of D-Day (all times local): 11:30 a.m. Thousands of people and a handful of surviving U.S. D-Day veterans are gathering at the Normandy American Cemetery to honor thousands fallen in the pivotal invasion 75 years ago. Veterans themselves...
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A woman wearing military medals sits in a chair on a street ahead of a ceremony to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day at the Bayeux Cathedral in Bayeux, France, Thursday, June 6, 2019. World leaders are gathering Thursday in France to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
June 06, 2019 - 4:35 am
OMAHA BEACH, France (AP) — The Latest on the 75th anniversary of D-Day (all times local): 10:30 a.m. Britain's Prince Charles, his wife Camilla and Prime Minister Theresa May are attending a service of remembrance in Bayeux, the first Normandy town liberated by Allied troops after D-Day. Veterans...
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Re-enactors stand at the shore of Omaha Beach at sunrise as part of events to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day on Omaha Beach in Vierville-sur-Mer, Normandy, France, Thursday, June 6, 2019. World leaders are gathered Thursday in France to mark the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings. (Cedric Lecoz via AP)
June 06, 2019 - 4:05 am
OMAHA BEACH, France (AP) — The five beaches are silent at dawn but forever haunted. As the sun rose Thursday over the Normandy coastline where thousands of men bled and died 75 years ago, a fast-diminishing number of World War II veterans remembered D-Day and hoped the world never forgets the...
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President Donald Trump speaks before he departs Shannon Airport, Thursday, June 6, 2019, in Shannon, Ireland. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
June 06, 2019 - 3:56 am
LIMERICK, Ireland (AP) — The Latest on Trump attending D-Day commemorations (all times local): 8:55 a.m. President Donald Trump will tell those commemorating the 75th anniversary of D-Day on Thursday that American and allied forces who stormed the beaches of Normandy "won back this ground for...
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British Prime Minister Theresa May and French President Emmanuel Macron attend a Franco-British ceremony to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day landings and laying the first stone of a British memorial at Ver-Sur-Mer, Normandy, Thursday, June 6, 2019.(Philippe Wojazer/Pool via AP)
June 06, 2019 - 3:22 am
OMAHA BEACH, France (AP) — The Latest on the 75th anniversary of D-Day (all times local): 9:15 a.m. The president of France and prime minister of Britain are saying "thank you" to D-Day veterans and those who died in the landmark invasion exactly 75 years ago. Uniformed veterans in their 90s looked...
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World War II reenactors gather at dawn on Omaha Beach, in Normandy, France, Thursday, June 6, 2019 during commemorations of the 75th anniversary of D-Day. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)
June 06, 2019 - 2:50 am
OMAHA BEACH, France (AP) — The five beaches are silent at dawn but forever haunted. As the sun rose Thursday over the Normandy coastline where thousands of men bled and died 75 years ago, a fast-diminishing number of World War II veterans remembered D-Day and hoped the world never forgets the...
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