D-Day

In this handout image provided by Host Photo Agency, Russian President Vladimir Putin greets U.S. President Barack Obama at the G20 summit on September 5, 2013 in St. Petersburg, Russia. (credit: Guneev Sergey/Host Photo Agency via Getty Images)

Obama, Putin To Attend D-Day Anniversary In France Next Month

President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin will be attending next month’s World War II anniversary in France.

05/08/2014

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Rare D-Day Footage Used in New Eisenhower Short Film Online

Officials working to build a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower in Washington are launching a new short film online to mark the 69th anniversary of the D-Day invasion of Europe during World War II.

06/06/2013

American cemetery in Colleville-sur-Mer, Normandy, western France. (Photo credit: KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama’s Non-Commemoration Of D-Day Is Inexcusable

Wednesday of this week was a meaningful and historic day for Americans, and President Barack Obama was too busy campaigning and raising reelection funds to properly commemorate the day. Beyond being wrong, it is inexcusable. […]

06/07/2012

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Hundreds Of World War II Veterans Visit Memorial On 68th D-Day Anniversary

With the World War II Memorial as a backdrop, veterans Josephine and Murray Bussard shared a kiss from their wheelchairs as they commemorated the 68th anniversary of D-Day, and celebrated almost as many years of marriage.

06/06/2012

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Virginia D-Day Memorial Supporter John Robert Slaughter Dies At 87

“That D-Day memorial shows without question what one man with resolve can do,” Dave “Mudcat” Saunders, a political strategist and Roanoke businessman, told The Roanoke Times.

05/29/2012

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