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Photo Friday: “Ike and his boys”

In honor of the this being the 69th anniversary of D-Day, I thought it would be fitting to feature one of the most iconic images from that day as the subject of this week’s Photo Friday! Eisenhower speaking to Easy … Continue reading

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‘Band of Brothers’ honored on D-Day anniversary

story by: Greg Keller – The Associated Press photo courtesy of: Remy de la Mauviniere With World War II-era military planes darting overhead and Normandy’s Utah Beach visible in the distance, a bronze statue emerged from beneath a camouflage parachute, … Continue reading

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Fort Bragg paratroopers participate in D-Day anniversary in France

story and photo by: Staff Sgt. Sharilyn Wells When U.S. paratroopers jumped onto French soil during World War II, they were greeted with gunfire and bombs. Today, 68 years later, they were met with cheers and handshakes. Task Force 68, … Continue reading

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