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USACAPOC(A) remembers D-Day

Sgt. 1st Class Kyle Sessoms, 82nd Airborne Division, packs up his parachute after completing a jump onto La Fiere, France, June 3.
Sessoms is part of the Task Force 68, which is made up of paratroopers from U.S., Germany, France, Holland, and United Kingdom, re-enacted the D-Day airborne operation on the La Fiere fields near Ste. Mere Eglise, France, to commemorate the heroic acts of the WWII paratroopers who made the jump 68 years ago. After the jump, the task force marched into the town of Ste. Mere Eglise to the sounds of cheers from the locals. Task Force 68 is in Normandy, France, to commemorate the 68th anniversary of D-Day.



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This work, USACAPOC(A) remembers D-Day [Image 13 of 17], by SSG Sharilyn Wells, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:06.03.2012

Date Posted:06.04.2012 05:59

Photo ID:593449

VIRIN:120602-A-GI910-110

Resolution:2848x4288

Size:2.47 MB

Location:NORMANDY, FRGlobe

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