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Veterans Mark 75th Anniversary Of D Day

Ceremonies were held this week at memorial sites along the cliffs and sandy expanse where Allied forces landed in Nazi-occupied France on June 6, 1944.

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David Chamberlain, second right and his family, from left to right, his wife June, his son Steve, center, and grandfather Charly Powers, from Atlanta, Georgia, visit the Colleville American military cemetery, in Colleville sur Mer, western France, Wednesday June 6, 2018, on the 74th anniversary of the D-Day landing. U.S. and other allied troops have joined veterans of the D-Day invasion and families of fallen soldiers to mark 74 years since the massive military operation that change the course of World War II. (AP Photo/David Vincent)

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US and French flags and a flower are placed on the grave ofJames D. Black, from New York, who died on June 11, 1944, at the Colleville American military cemetery, in Colleville sur Mer, western France, Wednesday June 6, 2018, on the 74th anniversary of the D-Day landing. (AP Photo/David Vincent)

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School children visit the Colleville American military cemetery, in Colleville sur Mer, western France, Wednesday June 6, 2018, on the 74th anniversary of the D-Day landing. U.S. and other allied troops have joined veterans of the D-Day invasion and families of fallen soldiers to mark 74 years since the massive military operation that change the course of World War II. (AP Photo/David Vincent)

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A red rose is placed on the headstone of John Iannuzzo, from New Hampshire 120th Infantry 30th division, at the Colleville American military cemetery, in Colleville sur Mer, western France, Wednesday June 6, 2018, on the 74th anniversary of the D-Day landing. U.S. and other allied troops have joined veterans of the D-Day invasion and families of fallen soldiers to mark 74 years since the massive military operation that change the course of World War II. (AP Photo/David Vincent)

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US Tourists have a look at Omaha beach next to the Colleville American military cemetery, in Colleville sur Mer, western France, Wednesday June 6, 2018, on the 74th anniversary of the D-Day landing. U.S. and other allied troops have joined veterans of the D-Day invasion and families of fallen soldiers to mark 74 years since the massive military operation that change the course of World War II. (AP Photo/David Vincent)