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USACAPOC(A) remembers D-Day

Capt. Henry Lifton, 2nd Brigade, 82nd Airborne Division, walks of the La Fiere drop zone after jumping in honor of D-Day, June 3. 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 12 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:593450

VIRIN:120602-A-GI910-135

Resolution:3254x2325

Size:1.07 MB

Location:NORMANDY, FRGlobe

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