68th Anniversary of D-Day - Commemorations in Normandy, France
Photo Credit: Spc. John G. Martinez
Secretary of the Army John McHugh speaks to WWII veteran John Perrozi, June 3, 2012, during a commemoration event in honor of the 68th anniversary of D-Day. Perrozi, who was making his first trip back to France since the war, was an 82nd Airborne Division paratrooper on D-Day. He was awarded France's highest military medal, the Légion d'Honneur, later in the day during a ceremony at the Iron Mike statue near Sainte Mere Eglise, France.
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