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Sullivan veteran remembers D-Day

Sullivan veteran remembers D-DayThe anniversary of D-Day conjures up many memories for a 90-year-old World War II veteran in Sullivan, but you might be surprised to hear how he cherishes one recollection.
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D-Day exhibit debuts in Fulton

D-Day exhibit debuts in FultonFriday is the 70th anniversary of the allied invasion of Normandy, France. It's known as D-Day, and it's being remembered all around the world, including the National Churchill Museum on the campus of Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri.
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Local veterans remember D-Day

Local veterans remember D-DayWorld War II veterans say D-Day is hard to remember, but they do it so that history won't forget that sacrifice.
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D-Day 70th anniversary commemorated in Normandy

D-Day 70th anniversary commemorated in NormandyBAYEUX, FRANCE - JUNE 06: Normandy veteran, Ken Scott 98, who was an infantry sergeant with the Durham Light Infantry on Gold Beach on D-Day looks at headstones in the cemetery following a service at Bayeux Cemetary during D-Day 70th anniversary commemorations on June...
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WWII memorial in DC marks 70th D-Day anniversary

WWII memorial in DC marks 70th D-Day anniversaryTo veteran Ralph Frias, the 70th anniversary of the D-Day invasion is one of a shrinking number of opportunities to connect with others who were with him on Omaha Beach.
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Obama honors D-Day at 'democracy's beachhead'

Obama honors D-Day at 'democracy's beachhead'Seventy years after more than 150,000 allies stormed the beaches at Normandy, President Obama on Friday honored the D-Day veterans who "gave so much for the survival of liberty at its moment of maximum peril" during World War II.
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D-Day vet: 'It was a horrible scene'

D-Day vet: 'It was a horrible scene'Bob Bareford is turning the pages of his memory with photo albums lovingly assembled by his daughter.
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Queen Elizabeth arrives in Paris for D-Day commemorations

Queen Elizabeth arrives in Paris for D-Day commemorationsQueen Elizabeth, Prince Charles and other royalty are on a three-day state visit to France to mark the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings in Normandy during WWII.
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'We were afraid...but well trained.' - D-Day veteran

'We were afraid...but well trained.' - D-Day veteranD-day veteran says they 'were afraid' but 'well trained' for the June 6, 1944 invasion at Normandy which eventually won back control of France from German forces. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
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Final preparations for D-Day

Final preparations for D-DayFinal preparations in Normandy only a few days before world leaders and war veterans mark the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings. Deborah Lutterbeck reports.
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D-Day veterans are honored for their service

D-Day veterans are honored for their serviceIn remembrance of the 70th anniversary of the D-Day invasion, veterans in France and the U.S. are honored for their brave service. Jillian Kitchener reports.
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Visitors head to Normandy ahead of D-Day celebrations

Visitors head to Normandy ahead of D-Day celebrationsEven before official commemorations for the 70th anniversary of D-Day have started, visitors are flocking to the sites of the Allied landings in Normandy. Duration: 01:32
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D-Day remembered through song

D-Day remembered through songFor 70th anniversary of D-Day, school kids of both sides of the Atlantic learning, teaching history through songs.
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Surviving one of the deadliest battles

Surviving one of the deadliest battlesFriday is the 70th anniversary of D-Day, when Allied forces fought Nazi Germany on the beaches of Normandy, France.
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Then and Now: Surviving Normandy veterans

Then and Now: Surviving Normandy veteransNEWPORT, UNITED KINGDOM - MARCH 21: (EDITORS PLEASE NOTE: COMPOSITE IMAGE) In this composite image a comparison has been made between a photograph of Eddie Linton taken in 1944 (L) and one (R) taken at his home on March 21 2014. ***LEFT Image*** (HANDOUT PHOTO)...
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70th D-Day anniversary preparations

70th D-Day anniversary preparationsARROMANCHES-LES-BAINS, FRANCE - JUNE 02: A young boy, who is part of a WWII reenactment group, walks along 'Gold Beach' at Arromanche as preparations for the 70th Anniversary Of D-Day are finalised on June 2, 2014 in Arromanches-les-Bains, France. Friday 6th...
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WWII vet receives diploma 70 years later

WWII vet receives diploma 70 years laterA Pennsylvania World War II veteran was among a number of high school students receiving their diplomas Thursday.
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Queen Elizabeth arrives in Paris for D-Day commemorations

Queen Elizabeth arrives in Paris for D-Day commemorationsQueen Elizabeth arrives in Paris by Eurostar for a state visit and to participate in D-Day commemorations. She was later welcomed by President Francois Hollande at the Elysee Palace.
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McCaskill cancels trip for D-Day ceremonies

McCaskill cancels trip for D-Day ceremoniesU.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill will be among the delegation of officials attending events in Normandy, France, marking the 70th anniversary of D-Day.
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Special mass for Archdiocese employee who took part in D-Day

Special mass for Archdiocese employee who took part in D-DayJames "Jimmy" Munford won awards for decades of service to St. Louis Archdiocese
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