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Unread 01-09-2014, 10:39 PM   #1
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D-Day

Hi guys, any thoughts about D-Day? It's like the 70th anniversary this year isn't it?

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Unread 01-13-2014, 07:31 PM   #2
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Nobody's interested with world history nowadays i guess..
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Unread 01-14-2014, 11:15 AM   #3
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I'm trying to make a trip down to Normandy and Omaha beaches for the anniversary.
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Unread 01-15-2014, 02:38 PM   #4
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Isn't there a small contingent of 82d guys that jump in every anniversary? Or I could be wrong
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Unread 01-15-2014, 06:38 PM   #5
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I'm trying to make a trip down to Normandy and Omaha beaches for the anniversary.
ooh..cool! will there be organized events there on june?
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Unread 01-16-2014, 10:40 AM   #6
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ooh..cool! will there be organized events there on june?
There usually I'd, at least there is for memorial say, so I'd imagine there is for dday

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Unread 01-16-2014, 01:23 PM   #7
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The only htm give heard about so far is a 15 mile ruck march on the 6th
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Unread 03-16-2014, 04:27 AM   #8
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Found this on a search looking for Jeep clubs in France, particularly in Normandy.

I've had reservations for my trip to Europe for the 70th Anniversary celebrations in Normandy for more than 6 months now.

If you are looking for more detailed information on what is scheduled all you need to do a a search, there will be plenty of links come up.
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Unread 06-04-2014, 01:12 PM   #9
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http://www.cbsnews.com/news/93-year-...ormandy-again/
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Unread 06-05-2014, 07:49 PM   #10
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that took big brass cojones to do it the first time in 1944 - doing it again now? Solid steel.
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Unread 06-06-2014, 11:36 AM   #11
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Gonna watch Saving PVT Ryan today and after the first 20 minutes of the film during the landing on Omaha, I will pause the movie and ask myself if I can do as good as those men did...

Some folks will always wonder and ask, "How & Why can men charge into certain death?"...

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