Tag Archive: Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial

Jun 04

Bastille Day Celebrations After the Invasion of Normandy, 1944


This month in France, men and women in their eighties and nineties are gathering again on the coast of Normandy to commemorate the 70th anniversary of D-Day. They are representatives of an increasingly small group of survivors of “the Longest Day,” June 6, 1944. Like many archives, MIRC holds copies of iconic films made at …

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