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68th Anniversary Of D-Day

American troops and supply vehicles splash ashore on the French coast during the D-Day invasion, in the wake of long lines of soldiers already moving inland (visible in the distance) on June 6, 1944. (Associated Press / News Tribune files) Today, June 6, 2012, is the 68th anniversary of the D-Day invasion by Allied troops…
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70th Anniversary Of Pearl Harbor Attack

Today, Dec. 7, 2011, is the 70th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor that launched the United States into World War II. It’s hard to believe that the youngest survivors of that fateful day are now in their late 80s, with most in their 90s. Here is an image of the front page…
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