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    Iron Mike Jump [Image 5 of 18]

    Iron Mike Jump

    Chaplain says a prayer with paratroopers prior to leaving at the Cherbourg – Maupertus Airport on June 9. Parachute Rigger prepares parachute before airborne operation. More than 1,100 parachutes sailed above Sainte-Mere-Eglise, France, to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of D-Day June 9, 2019. Allied Forces began the liberation of Europe on the beaches and in the skies of Normandy during WWII. Nineteen aircraft from multiple nations and paratroopers from Belgium, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Romania, UnitedKingdom and the United States dropped civilians and Soldiers, both freefall and static line, in front of tens of thousands of spectators. Over 1,300 U.S. personnel have been supporting more than 80 ceremonies in the region since June 1. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Dommnique Washington, 7th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment


    Date Taken: 06.09.2019
    Date Posted: 06.09.2019 10:41
    Photo ID: 5459630
    VIRIN: 190609-A-OH153-1006
    Resolution: 5472x3648
    Size: 3.51 MB
    Location: FR

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