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Normandy, 70 years after

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    Default Normandy, 70 years after

    We are waiting for 8 millions of persons this summer !
    For the 6 th of june, the beaches and lands are in red zone, blue zone.
    It's will be possible to jum from a C 47 for 275 € by person.
    6 juin 6 jours présenté par RTG 45 — KissKissBankBank

    I stay in Paris!!!
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    The training of French paratroopers(in US uniform) began yesterday.
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    I enlisted in the service on June 6th, 1991. (Never thought about it at the time as I was young) Now I think it's neat that I share a special date with such an awesome (awesome meaning the magnitude/scale of the operation- don't want anyone taking that the wrong way) event in history.
    Last edited by wharfrat57; 05-02-2014 at 01:02 PM.

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    Perhaps a problem with the TV : Only two French Channels have the rights for this day, annd they ask 200.000 € to share the rights....
    Money, Money!
    Des dizaines de millions de t
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    D-Day, ils ont inventé le débarquement - Béatrice Gamba, Sylvain Pascaud, Marc Jampolsky, Georges Pernoud - - Livres

    I saw the film, very interesting, they took the maps of LST, Mulberry to make a 3 D material.
    With vets like Jim Booth.
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    I enlisted into the US Army on June 6th, 1984...My American grandfather (101st Airborne) was shot through the hand and into the stomach parachuting into France on D-Day...he survived with a crippled hand...and became a chronic, abusive alcoholic...killing himself and his cousin while drunken driving in 1956...
    Our next door neighbor in Germany was a 19 year-old Wehrmacht conscript in Normandy on D-Day...had a finger shot off and was captured, then sent to Texas to a POW camp...He told me that he was awestruck by the amount of Material the Allies possessed...
    What I like about this hobby is that everyone who lived during that time has an interesting and valuable story to tell...
    cheers, Glenn

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    1800 vets!
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