• Members of the U.S. Army Europe Band practice in front of the memorial at the American National Cemetery overlooking Omaha Beach in Normandy, France. Close to 1,000 servicemembers took part in weeklong ceremonies honoring the 65th anniversary of D-Day.

    D-Day 65th anniversary

    Members of the U.S. Army Europe Band practice in front of the memorial at the American National Cemetery overlooking Omaha Beach in Normandy, France. Close to 1,000 servicemembers took part in weeklong ceremonies honoring the 65th anniversary of D-Day.

  • President Barack Obama with Britain Prime Minister Gordon Brown and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper at the Normandy American Cemetery, Colleville-sur-Mer, France, for D-DayAca,!a,,cs  65th anniversary.

    D-Day Anniversary

    President Barack Obama with Britain Prime Minister Gordon Brown and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper at the Normandy American Cemetery, Colleville-sur-Mer, France, for D-DayAca,!a,,cs 65th anniversary.

  • Sgt. Marlene Cerna pays respects during the playing of the U.S. national anthem as part ceremonies for the 65th anniversary of D-Day. Cerna is a member of the U.S. Army Salute Battery Team, 529th Military Company, U.S. Army Garrison Heidelberg, Germany.

    D-Day 65th Anniversary

    Sgt. Marlene Cerna pays respects during the playing of the U.S. national anthem as part ceremonies for the 65th anniversary of D-Day. Cerna is a member of the U.S. Army Salute Battery Team, 529th Military Company, U.S. Army Garrison Heidelberg, Germany.

  • At the start of the D-Day 65th commemoration ceremony, world leaders prepare to step onto the stage at the Normandy American Ceremony in France.

    D-Day 65th Anniversary

    At the start of the D-Day 65th commemoration ceremony, world leaders prepare to step onto the stage at the Normandy American Ceremony in France.

  • Participants at the 65th anniversary of D-Day carry flags early in the morning at the American Cemetery overlooking Omaha Beach in Normandy, France.

    D-Day 65th anniversary

    Participants at the 65th anniversary of D-Day carry flags early in the morning at the American Cemetery overlooking Omaha Beach in Normandy, France.

  • Members of the U.S. Army Europe Band practice in front of the memorial at the American National Cemetery overlooking Omaha Beach in Normandy, France. Close to 1,000 servicemembers took part in weeklong ceremonies honoring the 65th anniversary of D-Day.

    D-Day 65th anniversary

    Members of the U.S. Army Europe Band practice in front of the memorial at the American National Cemetery overlooking Omaha Beach in Normandy, France. Close to 1,000 servicemembers took part in weeklong ceremonies honoring the 65th anniversary of D-Day.

  • World War II and D-Day veteran Clyde Combs, left, greets President Barack Obama before the start of the D-Day 65th commemoration ceremony.

    D-Day 65th anniversay

    World War II and D-Day veteran Clyde Combs, left, greets President Barack Obama before the start of the D-Day 65th commemoration ceremony.

  • Army Staff Sgt. Ashley Camomilli carries the U.S. flag during a multinational flag presentation for ceremonies at the American Cemetery overlooking Omaha Beach in Normandy, France. Representatives from the U.S., Canada, Great Britain and France took part in the ceremony commemorating the 65th anniversary of D-Day

    D-Day 65th anniversary

    Army Staff Sgt. Ashley Camomilli carries the U.S. flag during a multinational flag presentation for ceremonies at the American Cemetery overlooking Omaha Beach in Normandy, France. Representatives from the U.S., Canada, Great Britain and France took...

  • President Barack Obama leads other heads of state at the Normandy American Cemetery in Colleville-sur-Mer, France. Joining Obama are, from left, Prince Charles of Wales, French President Nicolas Sarkozy, Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, Great Britain Prime Minister Gordon Brown and Dan Neese, superintendent of the cemetery.

    D-Day 65th anniversary

    President Barack Obama leads other heads of state at the Normandy American Cemetery in Colleville-sur-Mer, France. Joining Obama are, from left, Prince Charles of Wales, French President Nicolas Sarkozy, Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, Great...

  • The U.S. Army Salute Battery Team, 529th Military Police Company, U.S. Army Garrison Heidelberg, Germany, fires the ceremonial M1A1 howitzer overlooking Omaha Beach at the Normandy American Cemetery, France.

    D-Day 65th Anniversary

    The U.S. Army Salute Battery Team, 529th Military Police Company, U.S. Army Garrison Heidelberg, Germany, fires the ceremonial M1A1 howitzer overlooking Omaha Beach at the Normandy American Cemetery, France.

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