Images: USACAPOC(A) remembers D-Day [Image 3 of 10]
Photo by Staff Sgt. Sharilyn Wells
Fourth from the right, U.S. Ambassador of France, Charles H. Rivkin, center, lays a wreath in honor of the World War II veterans who sacrificed their lives and duty to Sword Beach. Task Force 68 soldiers attended a memorial ceremony for D-Day veterans in Hermanville, France, June 6. Even with pouring down rain, the soldiers paid their respects to the heroes of WWII. Task Force 68, which is made up of paratroopers from U.S., Germany, France, Holland, and United Kingdom, is in Normandy, France to commemorate the 68th anniversary of D-Day.