100 Days Until 70th Landing Anniversary on Normandy Beaches

D-Day countdown clock

With 100 days to go until the 70th anniversary of D-Day in Normandy is marked, most of the planning for what will probably be the last major commemoration of its kind are now in place. World leaders including US President Barack Obama … [Read more...]

Countdown Begins to 2014 International D-Day Ceremony on Sword Beach

Countdown Begins to 2014 International D-Day Ceremony on Sword Beach

As events commemorating the 65th anniversary of D-Day come to an end this weekend the countdown to next year’s ceremonies in Normandy have already began. A giant clock counting down to 06 June 2014, the 70th anniversary of the … [Read more...]

American Veterans Begin Arriving in Normandy for D-Day Events

American Veterans Begin Arriving in Normandy for D-Day Events

American veterans, their families and friends have begun arriving in Normandy for the 69th anniversary of the D-Day Landings. But many will not being there this year, not because they are too infirm or frail, but because they lack the … [Read more...]