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D-Day: The Allied invasion of Normandy
34 PICTURES
Anniversary
Anniversary
D-Day: The Allied invasion of Normandy
58 PICTURES
DDAY-ANNIVERSARY/FRANCE-PREVIEW
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May 07, 2019
A view shows Pegasus Bridge at the War Memorial in Benouville in the Normandy region, France, March 27,...
Benouville, France
A view shows Pegasus Bridge at the War Memorial in Benouville in the Normandy region
A view shows Pegasus Bridge at the War Memorial in Benouville in the Normandy region, France, March 27, 2019. Pegasus Bridge was captured by British forces on the night of 5-6 June 1944, an important strategic point as part of the Allied invasion during World War II. France prepares to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the D-Day, the World War II Allied landings and the Battle of Normandy. Picture taken March 27, 2019. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe
DDAY-ANNIVERSARY/FRANCE-PREVIEW
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May 07, 2019
A view shows Pegasus Bridge at the War Memorial in Benouville in the Normandy region, France, March 27,...
Benouville, France
A view shows Pegasus Bridge at the War Memorial in Benouville in the Normandy region
A view shows Pegasus Bridge at the War Memorial in Benouville in the Normandy region, France, March 27, 2019. Pegasus Bridge was captured by British forces on the night of 5-6 June 1944, an important strategic point as part of the Allied invasion during World War II. France prepares to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the D-Day, the World War II Allied landings and the Battle of Normandy.Picture taken March 27, 2019. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe
WWII-US/FLAG
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February 04, 2019
U.S. Ambassador Pete Hoekstra unveils an American flag from Navy ship LCC 60 that led the U.S. invasion...
Rotterdam, Netherlands
U.S. Ambassador Pete Hoekstra celebrates the 75th anniversary of the D-Day flag in Rotterdam
U.S. Ambassador Pete Hoekstra unveils an American flag from Navy ship LCC 60 that led the U.S. invasion fleet at Normandy's Utah Beach, during the 75th anniversary of the D-Day flag in Rotterdam, Netherlands, February 4, 2019. REUTERS/Eva Plevier TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
WWII-US/FLAG
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February 04, 2019
U.S. ambassador Pete Hoekstra unveils an American flag from Navy ship LCC 60 that led the U.S. invasion...
Rotterdam, Netherlands
U.S. ambassador Pete Hoekstra celebrates the 75th anniversary of the D-Day flag in Rotterdam
U.S. ambassador Pete Hoekstra unveils an American flag from Navy ship LCC 60 that led the U.S. invasion fleet at Normandy's Utah Beach, during the 75th anniversary of the D-Day flag in Rotterdam, Netherlands, February 4, 2019. REUTERS/Eva Plevier
WWII-US/FLAG
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February 04, 2019
Netherland's Minister of Defence Ank Bijleveld-Schouten and U.S. ambassador Pete Hoekstra unveil an American...
Rotterdam, Netherlands
Netherland's Minister of Defence Ank Bijleveld-Schouten and U.S. ambassador Pete Hoekstra celebrate the...
Netherland's Minister of Defence Ank Bijleveld-Schouten and U.S. ambassador Pete Hoekstra unveil an American flag from Navy ship LCC 60 that led the U.S. invasion fleet at Normandy's Utah Beach, during the 75th anniversary of the D-Day flag in Rotterdam, Netherlands, February 4, 2019. REUTERS/Eva Plevier
WWII-US/FLAG
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February 04, 2019
Soldiers ride an armoured vehicle as an American flag from Navy ship LCC 60 that led the U.S. invasion...
Rotterdam, Netherlands
The 75th anniversary of the D-Day flag in Rotterdam
Soldiers ride an armoured vehicle as an American flag from Navy ship LCC 60 that led the U.S. invasion fleet at Normandy's Utah Beach is prepared for display during the 75th anniversary of the D-Day flag in Rotterdam, Netherlands, February 4, 2019. REUTERS/Eva Plevier
WWII-US/FLAG
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February 04, 2019
Soldiers ride an armoured vehicle as an American flag from Navy ship LCC 60 that led the U.S. invasion...
Rotterdam, Netherlands
The 75th anniversary of the D-Day flag in Rotterdam
Soldiers ride an armoured vehicle as an American flag from Navy ship LCC 60 that led the U.S. invasion fleet at Normandy's Utah Beach is prepared for display during the 75th anniversary of the D-Day flag in Rotterdam, Netherlands, February 4, 2019. REUTERS/Eva Plevier
WWII-US/FLAG
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February 04, 2019
An American flag from Navy ship LCC 60 that led the U.S. invasion fleet at Normandy's Utah Beach is prepared...
Rotterdam, Netherlands
The 75th anniversary of the D-Day flag in Rotterdam
An American flag from Navy ship LCC 60 that led the U.S. invasion fleet at Normandy's Utah Beach is prepared for display during the 75th anniversary of the D-Day flag in Rotterdam, Netherlands, February 4, 2019. REUTERS/Eva Plevier
WWII-US/FLAG
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February 04, 2019
An American flag from Navy ship LCC 60 that led the U.S. invasion fleet at Normandy's Utah Beach is prepared...
Rotterdam, Netherlands
The 75th anniversary of the D-Day flag in Rotterdam
An American flag from Navy ship LCC 60 that led the U.S. invasion fleet at Normandy's Utah Beach is prepared for display during the 75th anniversary of the D-Day flag in Rotterdam, Netherlands, February 4, 2019. REUTERS/Eva Plevier
WWII-US/FLAG
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February 04, 2019
U.S. ambassador Pete Hoekstra speaks as an American flag from Navy ship LCC 60 that led the U.S. invasion...
Rotterdam, Netherlands
Netherland's Minister of Defence Ank Bijleveld-Schouten and U.S. ambassador Pete Hoekstra celebrate the...
U.S. ambassador Pete Hoekstra speaks as an American flag from Navy ship LCC 60 that led the U.S. invasion fleet at Normandy's Utah Beach is displayed during the 75th anniversary of the D-Day flag in Rotterdam, Netherlands, February 4, 2019. REUTERS/Eva Plevier
WWII-US/FLAG
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February 04, 2019
Netherland's Minister of Defence Ank Bijleveld-Schouten and U.S. ambassador Pete Hoekstra unveil an American...
Rotterdam, Netherlands
Netherland's Minister of Defence Ank Bijleveld-Schouten and U.S. ambassador Pete Hoekstra celebrate the...
Netherland's Minister of Defence Ank Bijleveld-Schouten and U.S. ambassador Pete Hoekstra unveil an American flag from Navy ship LCC 60 that led the U.S. invasion fleet at Normandy's Utah Beach, during the 75th anniversary of the D-Day flag in Rotterdam, Netherlands, February 4, 2019. REUTERS/Eva Plevier
WWII-US/FLAG
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February 04, 2019
Netherland's Minister of Defence Ank Bijleveld-Schouten and U.S. ambassador Pete Hoekstra unveil an American...
Rotterdam, Netherlands
Netherland's Minister of Defence Ank Bijleveld-Schouten and U.S. ambassador Pete Hoekstra celebrate the...
Netherland's Minister of Defence Ank Bijleveld-Schouten and U.S. ambassador Pete Hoekstra unveil an American flag from Navy ship LCC 60 that led the U.S. invasion fleet at Normandy's Utah Beach is displayed during the 75th anniversary of the D-Day flag in Rotterdam, Netherlands, February 4, 2019. REUTERS/Eva Plevier
WWII-US/FLAG
RTX6L89E
February 04, 2019
Minister of Defense Ank Bijleveld-Schouten and Dutch veterans celebrate the 75th anniversary of the D-Day...
Rotterdam, Netherlands
Minister of Defense Ank Bijleveld-Schouten and Dutch veterans celebrate the 75th anniversary of the D-Day...
Minister of Defense Ank Bijleveld-Schouten and Dutch veterans celebrate the 75th anniversary of the D-Day flag in Rotterdam, Netherlands, February 4, 2019. An American flag from Navy ship LCC 60 that led the U.S. invasion fleet at Normandy's Utah Beach on 6 June, 1944, goes on display in the Netherlands. REUTERS/Eva Plevier
FRANCE
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September 29, 2014
Workers install the "Unconditional Surrender" sculpture by artist Seward Johnson of the U.S. outside...
None, France
Workers install the "Unconditional Surrender" sculpture by artist Seward Johnson of the U.S. outside...
Workers install the "Unconditional Surrender" sculpture by artist Seward Johnson of the U.S. outside the Memorial of Caen museum in Caen, September 25, 2014. The 25-foot statue of a sailor kissing a nurse is to spend a year in front of the Caen Memorial, a museum known for its extensive collection documenting the Normandy invasion in 1944 and World War II. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe (FRANCE - Tags: SOCIETY) BEST QUALITY AVAILABLE
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September 25, 2014
Workers prepare the "Unconditional Surrender" sculpture by artist Seward Johnson of the U.S. outside...
Caen, France
Workers prepare the "Unconditional Surrender" sculpture by artist Seward Johnson outside the Memorial...
Workers prepare the "Unconditional Surrender" sculpture by artist Seward Johnson of the U.S. outside the Memorial of Caen museum in Caen, September 25, 2014. The 25-foot statue of a sailor kissing a nurse is to spend a year in front of the Caen Memorial, a museum known for its extensive collection documenting the Normandy invasion in 1944 and World War II. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe (FRANCE - Tags: SOCIETY)
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September 25, 2014
A worker prepares the "Unconditional Surrender" sculpture by artist Seward Johnson of the U.S. outside...
Caen, France
A worker prepares the "Unconditional Surrender" sculpture by artist Seward Johnson outside the Memorial...
A worker prepares the "Unconditional Surrender" sculpture by artist Seward Johnson of the U.S. outside the Memorial of Caen museum in Caen, September 25, 2014. The 25-foot statue of a sailor kissing a nurse is to spend a year in front of the Caen Memorial, a museum known for its extensive collection documenting the Normandy invasion in 1944 and World War II. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe (FRANCE - Tags: SOCIETY)
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September 25, 2014
A worker takes a picture of the "Unconditional Surrender" sculpture by artist Seward Johnson of the U.S....
Caen, France
A worker takes a picture of the "Unconditional Surrender" sculpture by artist Seward Johnson of the U.S....
A worker takes a picture of the "Unconditional Surrender" sculpture by artist Seward Johnson of the U.S. during its installation outside the Memorial of Caen museum in Caen, September 25, 2014. The 25-foot statue of a sailor kissing a nurse is to spend a year in front of the Caen Memorial, a museum known for its extensive collection documenting the Normandy invasion in 1944 and World War II. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe (FRANCE - Tags: SOCIETY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
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September 25, 2014
Workers prepare the "Unconditional Surrender" sculpture by artist Seward Johnson of the U.S. outside...
Caen, France
Workers prepare the "Unconditional Surrender" sculpture by artist Seward Johnson outside the Memorial...
Workers prepare the "Unconditional Surrender" sculpture by artist Seward Johnson of the U.S. outside the Memorial of Caen museum in Caen, September 25, 2014. The 25-foot statue of a sailor kissing a nurse is to spend a year in front of the Caen Memorial, a museum known for its extensive collection documenting the Normandy invasion in 1944 and World War II. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe (FRANCE - Tags: SOCIETY)
FRANCE-ART/
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September 25, 2014
Workers install the "Unconditional Surrender" sculpture by artist Seward Johnson of the U.S. outside...
Caen, France
Workers install the "Unconditional Surrender" sculpture by artist Seward Johnson outside the Memorial...
Workers install the "Unconditional Surrender" sculpture by artist Seward Johnson of the U.S. outside the Memorial of Caen museum in Caen, September 25, 2014. The 25-foot statue of a sailor kissing a nurse is to spend a year in front of the Caen Memorial, a museum known for its extensive collection documenting the Normandy invasion in 1944 and World War II. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe (FRANCE - Tags: SOCIETY)
FRANCE-ART/
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September 25, 2014
Workers install the "Unconditional Surrender" sculpture by artist Seward Johnson of the U.S. outside...
Caen, France
Workers install the "Unconditional Surrender" sculpture by artist Seward Johnson outside the Memorial...
Workers install the "Unconditional Surrender" sculpture by artist Seward Johnson of the U.S. outside the Memorial of Caen museum in Caen, September 25, 2014. The 25-foot statue of a sailor kissing a nurse is to spend a year in front of the Caen Memorial, a museum known for its extensive collection documenting the Normandy invasion in 1944 and World War II. REUTERS/Stephane Mahe (FRANCE - Tags: SOCIETY)
DDAY-ANNIVERSARY/
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June 08, 2014
British D-Day veteran of the Normandy campaign Fred Glover, 88 of Brighton watches a display by 300 multi-national...
Benouville, France
British D-Day veteran of the Normandy campaign Fred Glover, 88 of Brighton watches a display by 300 multi-national...
British D-Day veteran of the Normandy campaign Fred Glover, 88 of Brighton watches a display by 300 multi-national paratroops in Ranville, France June 5, 2014. Glove, of the 9th Parachute Battalion, took part in a glider-borne D-Day attack on a German artillery battery in Merville. Some 3,000 veterans are among those attending ceremonies across the Normandy coastline where Allied forces landed in the largest seaborne invasion in history seventy years ago to help speed up the defeat of Nazi Germany in the Second World War. REUTERS/Chris Helgren (FRANCE - Tags: POLITICS ANNIVERSARY CONFLICT ROYALS)
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June 08, 2014
British D-Day veteran of the Normandy campaign Fred Glover, 88 of Brighton poses while watching a display...
Benouville, France
British D-Day veteran of the Normandy campaign Fred Glover, 88 of Brighton poses while watching a display...
British D-Day veteran of the Normandy campaign Fred Glover, 88 of Brighton poses while watching a display by 300 multi-national paratroops in Ranville, France June 5, 2014. Glover, of the 9th Parachute Battalion, took part in a glider-borne D-Day attack on a German artillery battery in Merville. Some 3,000 veterans are among those attending ceremonies across the Normandy coastline where Allied forces landed in the largest seaborne invasion in history seventy years ago to help speed up the defeat of Nazi Germany in the Second World War. REUTERS/Chris Helgren (FRANCE - Tags: POLITICS ANNIVERSARY CONFLICT ROYALS)
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June 06, 2014
Family members attend a ceremony to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings, at the Museum...
OLD BETHPAGE, UNITED STATES
Family members attend a ceremony to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings, at the Museum...
Family members attend a ceremony to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings, at the Museum of American Armor in Old Bethpage, New York, June 6, 2014. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz (UNITED STATES - Tags: MILITARY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY ANNIVERSARY)
FRANCE NORMANDY 70TH ALLIED D-DAY ANNIVERSARY
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June 06, 2014
French WWII veteran Leon Gautier of the Kiieffer commando (L) and German WWII veteran, paratrooper Johannes...
Ouistreham, France
French WWII veteran Leon Gautier of the Kiieffer commando and German WWII veteran, paratrooper Johannes...
French WWII veteran Leon Gautier of the Kiieffer commando (L) and German WWII veteran, paratrooper Johannes Borner (R) embrace as a sign of reconciliation during an international ceremony marking the 70th anniversary of the Allied landings on D-Day on Sword Beach in Ouistreham, in Normandy, June 6, 2014. World leaders and veterans gathered by the beaches of Normandy on Friday to mark the 70th anniversary of World War Two's D-Day landings. REUTERS/Ian Langsdon/Pool (FRANCE - Tags: CONFLICT ANNIVERSARY POLITICS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
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Ceremonies Mark 70th Anniversary of D-Day - 06 Jun 2014
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Ceremonies Mark 70th Anniversary of D-Day - 06 Jun 2014
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DDAY-ANNIVERSARY/
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June 06, 2014
A huge video screen on Sword Beach shows U.S. President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin...
Ouistreham, France
A huge video screen on Sword Beach shows U.S. President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin...
A huge video screen on Sword Beach shows U.S. President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin as they arrive for the International 70th D-Day Commemoration Ceremony in Ouistreham June 6, 2014. World leaders and veterans gathered by the beaches of Normandy on Friday to mark the 70th anniversary of the Allied D-Day landings that helped turn the tables in World War Two. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque (FRANCE - Tags: POLITICS ANNIVERSARY CONFLICT TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
DDAY-ANNIVERSARY/
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June 06, 2014
Ukraine president-elect Petro Poroshenko (C) looks on as German Chancellor Angela Merkel (L) talks to...
Benouville, France
Ukraine president-elect Poroshenko looks on as German Chancellor Merkel talks to Russian President Putin...
Ukraine president-elect Petro Poroshenko (C) looks on as German Chancellor Angela Merkel (L) talks to Russian President Vladimir Putin after a group photo for the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings at Benouville Castle, June 6, 2014. World leaders and veterans gathered by the beaches of Normandy on Friday to mark the 70th anniversary of World War Two's D-Day landings. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau (FRANCE - Tags: POLITICS ANNIVERSARY CONFLICT TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
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D-Day Veterans Return to Normandy - 06 Jun 2014
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D-Day Veterans Return to Normandy - 06 Jun 2014
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June 05, 2014
Fireworks erupt above the rebuilt Pegasus bridge, marking the time just after midnight when British glider-borne...
Benouville, France
Fireworks erupt above the rebuilt Pegasus bridge, marking the time just after midnight when British glider-borne...
Fireworks erupt above the rebuilt Pegasus bridge, marking the time just after midnight when British glider-borne forces arrived to capture it on D-Day 70 years ago, in Benouville, France June 6, 2014. Some 3,000 veterans are among those attending ceremonies across the Normandy coastline where Allied forces landed in the largest seaborne invasion in history seventy years ago to help speed up the defeat of Nazi Germany in the Second World War. REUTERS/Chris Helgren (FRANCE - Tags: POLITICS ANNIVERSARY CONFLICT SOCIETY)
DDAY-ANNIVERSARY/
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June 05, 2014
Fireworks erupt above the rebuilt Pegasus bridge, marking the time just after midnight when British glider-borne...
Benouville, France
Fireworks erupt above the rebuilt Pegasus bridge, marking the time just after midnight when British glider-borne...
Fireworks erupt above the rebuilt Pegasus bridge, marking the time just after midnight when British glider-borne forces arrived to capture it on D-Day 70 years ago, in Benouville, France June 6, 2014. Some 3,000 veterans are among those attending ceremonies across the Normandy coastline where Allied forces landed in the largest seaborne invasion in history seventy years ago to help speed up the defeat of Nazi Germany in the Second World War. REUTERS/Chris Helgren (FRANCE - Tags: POLITICS ANNIVERSARY CONFLICT SOCIETY)
DDAY-ANNIVERSARY/
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June 05, 2014
Arlette Gondree (R), owner of the Pegasus bridge cafe, makes her annual toast with British D-Day veterans...
Benouville, France
Arlette Gondree, owner of the Pegasus bridge cafe, makes her annual toast with British D-Day veterans...
Arlette Gondree (R), owner of the Pegasus bridge cafe, makes her annual toast with British D-Day veterans in Benouville, France June 5, 2014. Gondree was four years old when the cafe, owned by her parents, was liberated by British glider-borne troops after midnight on June 6, 1944. Some 3,000 veterans are among those attending ceremonies across the Normandy coastline where Allied forces landed in the largest seaborne invasion in history seventy years ago to help speed up the defeat of Nazi Germany in the Second World War. REUTERS/Chris Helgren (FRANCE - Tags: POLITICS ANNIVERSARY CONFLICT SOCIETY)
DDAY-ANNIVERSARY/PARIS
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June 05, 2014
Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) is greeted by France's President Francois Hollande as he arrives...
Paris, France
Russian President Vladimir Putin welcomed by France's President Hollande at the Elysee Palace in Paris...
Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) is greeted by France's President Francois Hollande as he arrives at the Elysee Palace in Paris, June 5, 2014. Putin will be amongst 19 heads of state and government attending D-day anniversary ceremonies along the landing beaches of Normandy in northern France, June 6, 2014. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir (FRANCE - Tags: POLITICS)
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June 05, 2014
British World War II veteran Frederick Glover poses for a photograph as soldiers parachute down during...
Ranville, France
British World War II veteran Frederick Glover poses for a photograph as soldiers parachute down during...
British World War II veteran Frederick Glover poses for a photograph as soldiers parachute down during a D-Day commemoration paratroopers launch event in Ranville, northern France, on June 5, 2014. Some 3,000 veterans are among those attending ceremonies across the northern French coastline where Allied forces landed in the largest seaborne invasion in history to help speed up the defeat of Nazi Germany in World War Two. REUTERS/Thomas Bregardis/Pool (FRANCE - Tags: CONFLICT ANNIVERSARY POLITICS)
DDAY-ANNIVERSARY/
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June 05, 2014
British D-Day veteran of the Normandy campaign Fred Glover, 88 of Brighton poses while watching a display...
Ranville, France
British D-Day veteran of the Normandy campaign Fred Glover, 88 of Brighton poses while watching a display...
British D-Day veteran of the Normandy campaign Fred Glover, 88 of Brighton poses while watching a display by 300 multi-national paratroops in Ranville, France June 5, 2014. Glover, of the 9th Parachute Battalion, took part in a glider-borne D-Day attack on a German artillery battery in Merville. Some 3,000 veterans are among those attending ceremonies across the Normandy coastline where Allied forces landed in the largest seaborne invasion in history seventy years ago to help speed up the defeat of Nazi Germany in the Second World War. REUTERS/Chris Helgren (FRANCE - Tags: POLITICS ANNIVERSARY CONFLICT)
USA-D-DAY/
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June 05, 2014
U.S. Coast Guard Yeoman Second Class Erik Coleman (R) escorts his grandfather, Ralph Kress (L) of Albuquerque,...
Washington, UNITED STATES
U.S. Coast Guard Yeoman Second Class Coleman escorts his grandfather at the National World War II Memorial...
U.S. Coast Guard Yeoman Second Class Erik Coleman (R) escorts his grandfather, Ralph Kress (L) of Albuquerque, New Mexico, at the National World War II Memorial in Washington June 5, 2014. Kress, an Army veteran, was a survivor of the Normandy D-Day invasion on June 6, 1944, seventy years ago. REUTERS/Gary Cameron (UNITED STATES - Tags: MILITARY ANNIVERSARY SOCIETY CONFLICT)
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June 05, 2014
A pair of vintage Royal Air Force Spitfire fighters pass over the crowd during a D-Day display by 300...
Ranville, France
A pair of vintage Royal Air Force Spitfire fighters pass over the crowd durning a display by 300 multi-national...
A pair of vintage Royal Air Force Spitfire fighters pass over the crowd during a D-Day display by 300 multi-national paratroops in Ranville, France June 5, 2014. Some 3,000 veterans are among those attending ceremonies across the Normandy coastline where Allied forces landed in the largest seaborne invasion in history seventy years ago to help speed up the defeat of Nazi Germany in the Second World War. REUTERS/Chris Helgren (FRANCE - Tags: POLITICS ANNIVERSARY CONFLICT)
USA-D-DAY/
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June 05, 2014
U.S. Coast Guard Yeoman Second Class Erik Coleman (R) escorts his grandfather, Ralph Kress (L) of Albuquerque,...
Washington, UNITED STATES
U.S. Coast Guard Yeoman Second Class Coleman escorts his grandfather at the National World War II Memorial...
U.S. Coast Guard Yeoman Second Class Erik Coleman (R) escorts his grandfather, Ralph Kress (L) of Albuquerque, New Mexico, at the National World War II Memorial in Washington June 5, 2014. Kress, an Army veteran, was a survivor of the Normandy D-Day invasion on June 6, 1944, seventy years ago. REUTERS/Gary Cameron (UNITED STATES - Tags: ANNIVERSARY MILITARY SOCIETY CONFLICT)
USA-D-DAY/
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June 05, 2014
U.S. Coast Guard Yeoman Second Class Erik Coleman (L) escorts his grandfather, Ralph Kress (R) of Albuquerque,...
Washington, UNITED STATES
U.S. Coast Guard Yeoman Second Class Coleman escorts his grandfather at the National World War II Memorial...
U.S. Coast Guard Yeoman Second Class Erik Coleman (L) escorts his grandfather, Ralph Kress (R) of Albuquerque, New Mexico, at the National World War II Memorial in Washington June 5, 2014. Kress, an Army veteran, was a survivor of the Normandy D-Day invasion on June 6, 1944, seventy years ago. REUTERS/Gary Cameron (UNITED STATES - Tags: ANNIVERSARY MILITARY SOCIETY CONFLICT)
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June 05, 2014
An inscription is seen on a wreath written by Britain's Prince Charles after it was placed during a memorial...
BAVENT, France
An inscription is seen on a wreath written by Britain's Prince Charles after it was placed during a memorial...
An inscription is seen on a wreath written by Britain's Prince Charles after it was placed during a memorial service to commemorate the D-Day actions of the British 6th Airborne Division and the 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion at the village of Bavent near the Normandy coast June 5, 2014. Some 3,000 veterans are among those attending ceremonies across the northern French coastline where Allied forces landed in the largest seaborne invasion in history to help speed up the defeat of Nazi Germany in World War Two. REUTERS/Toby Melville (FRANCE - Tags: CONFLICT ANNIVERSARY POLITICS ROYALS)
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June 05, 2014
Two onlookers watch as Britain's Prince Charles (not seen) attends a memorial service to commemorate...
BAVENT, France
Onlookers watch as Britain's Prince Charles attends event to mark the 70th anniversary of the World War...
Two onlookers watch as Britain's Prince Charles (not seen) attends a memorial service to commemorate the D-Day actions of the British 6th Airborne Division and the 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion at the village of Bavent near the Normandy coast June 5, 2014. Some 3,000 veterans are among those attending ceremonies across the northern French coastline where Allied forces landed in the largest seaborne invasion in history to help speed up the defeat of Nazi Germany in World War Two. REUTERS/Toby Melville (FRANCE - Tags: CONFLICT ANNIVERSARY POLITICS ROYALS)
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June 05, 2014
Britain's Prince Charles places a wreath at the Canadian Airborne War Memorial whilst attending a memorial...
BAVENT, France
Britain's Prince Charles attends events to mark the 70th anniversary of the World War Two allied beach...
Britain's Prince Charles places a wreath at the Canadian Airborne War Memorial whilst attending a memorial service to commemorate the D-Day actions of the British 6th Airborne Division and the 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion at the village of Bavent near the Normandy coast June 5, 2014. Some 3,000 veterans are among those attending ceremonies across the northern French coastline where Allied forces landed in the largest seaborne invasion in history to help speed up the defeat of Nazi Germany in World War Two. REUTERS/Toby Melville (FRANCE - Tags: CONFLICT ANNIVERSARY POLITICS ROYALS)
USA-D-DAY/
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June 05, 2014
U.S. Coast Guard Yeoman Second Class Erik Coleman (L) escorts his grandfather, Ralph Kress (R) of Albuquerque,...
Washington, UNITED STATES
U.S. Coast Guard Yeoman Second Class Coleman escorts his grandfather at the National World War II Memorial...
U.S. Coast Guard Yeoman Second Class Erik Coleman (L) escorts his grandfather, Ralph Kress (R) of Albuquerque, New Mexico, at the National World War II Memorial in Washington June 5, 2014. Kress, an Army veteran, was a survivor of the Normandy D-Day invasion on June 6, 1944, seventy years ago. REUTERS/Gary Cameron (UNITED STATES - Tags: ANNIVERSARY MILITARY SOCIETY)
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June 05, 2014
British World War II veteran Jock Hutton (C), 89, stands following his landing after he and teams of...
Ranville, France
British World War II veteran Jock Hutton, 89, stands following his landing after he and teams of French,...
British World War II veteran Jock Hutton (C), 89, stands following his landing after he and teams of French, US, Canadian and British paratroopers jumped from aeroplanes during a D-Day commemoration in Ranville, northern France, on June 5, 2014. Some 3,000 veterans are among those attending ceremonies across the Normandy coastline where Allied forces landed in the largest seaborne invasion in history seventy years ago to help speed up the defeat of Nazi Germany in the Second World War. REUTERS/Leon Neal/Pool (FRANCE - Tags: CONFLICT ANNIVERSARY POLITICS)
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June 05, 2014
Britain's Prince Charles (R), Prince of Wales, speaks with British World War II veteran Jock Hutton (L),...
Ranville, France
Britain's Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, speaks with British World War II veteran Jock Hutton (L),...
Britain's Prince Charles (R), Prince of Wales, speaks with British World War II veteran Jock Hutton (L), 89, after Hutton and teams of French, US, Canadian and British paratroopers jumped from aeroplanes during a D-Day commemoration in Ranville, northern France, on June 5, 2014. Some 3,000 veterans are among those attending ceremonies across the Normandy coastline where Allied forces landed in the largest seaborne invasion in history seventy years ago to help speed up the defeat of Nazi Germany in the Second World War. REUTERS/Leon Neal/Pool (FRANCE - Tags: ANNIVERSARY CONFLICT ROYALS ENTERTAINMENT)
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British World War II veteran Jock Hutton, 89, poses following his landing after he and teams of French,...
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British World War II veteran Jock Hutton, 89, poses following his landing after he and teams of French,...
British World War II veteran Jock Hutton, 89, poses following his landing after he and teams of French, US, Canadian and British paratroopers jumped from aeroplanes during a D-Day commemoration in Ranville, northern France, on June 5, 2014. Some 3,000 veterans are among those attending ceremonies across the Normandy coastline where Allied forces landed in the largest seaborne invasion in history seventy years ago to help speed up the defeat of Nazi Germany in the Second World War. REUTERS/Leon Neal/Pool (FRANCE - Tags: CONFLICT ANNIVERSARY POLITICS)
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British World War II veteran Jock Hutton, 89, poses following his landing after he and teams of French,...
Ranville, France
British World War II veteran Jock Hutton, 89, poses following his landing after he and teams of French,...
British World War II veteran Jock Hutton, 89, poses following his landing after he and teams of French, US, Canadian and British paratroopers jumped from aeroplanes during a D-Day commemoration in Ranville, northern France, on June 5, 2014. Some 3,000 veterans are among those attending ceremonies across the Normandy coastline where Allied forces landed in the largest seaborne invasion in history seventy years ago to help speed up the defeat of Nazi Germany in the Second World War. REUTERS/Leon Neal/Pool (FRANCE - Tags: CONFLICT ANNIVERSARY POLITICS)
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British World War II veteran Jock Hutton (L), 89, performs a successful tandem jump with a British "Red...
Ranville, France
British World War II veteran Jock Hutton, 89, performs a successful tandem jump with a British "Red Devils"...
British World War II veteran Jock Hutton (L), 89, performs a successful tandem jump with a British "Red Devils" paratroopers as they and teams of French, U.S., Canadian and British paratroopers jump from aeroplanes during a D-Day commemoration in Ranville, northern France, on June 5, 2014. Some 3,000 veterans are among those attending ceremonies across the Normandy coastline where Allied forces landed in the largest seaborne invasion in history seventy years ago to help speed up the defeat of Nazi Germany in the Second World War. REUTERS/Leon Neal/Pool (FRANCE - Tags: ANNIVERSARY POLITICS CONFLICT)
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British D-Day veteran of the Normandy campaign Jock Hutton arrives in tandem with a member of the British...
Ranville, France
British D-Day veteran of the Normandy campaign Jock Hutton arrives in tandem with a member of the British...
British D-Day veteran of the Normandy campaign Jock Hutton arrives in tandem with a member of the British Army's Red Devils parachute team during a display in Ranville, France June 5, 2014. Some 3,000 veterans are among those attending ceremonies across the Normandy coastline where Allied forces landed in the largest seaborne invasion in history seventy years ago to help speed up the defeat of Nazi Germany in the Second World War. REUTERS/Chris Helgren (FRANCE - Tags: POLITICS ANNIVERSARY CONFLICT)
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Members of the British Army's Red Devils parachute team perform a manoeuvre during a display in Ranville,...
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Members of the British Army's Red Devils parachute team perform a maneuvre during a display in Ranville...
Members of the British Army's Red Devils parachute team perform a manoeuvre during a display in Ranville, France June 5, 2014. Some 3,000 veterans are among those attending ceremonies across the Normandy coastline where Allied forces landed in the largest seaborne invasion in history seventy years ago to help speed up the defeat of Nazi Germany in the Second World War. REUTERS/Chris Helgren (FRANCE - Tags: POLITICS ANNIVERSARY CONFLICT TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
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British D-Day veteran of the Normandy campaign Jock Hutton, 89, (C) has his webbing removed after landing...
Ranville, France
British D-Day veteran of the Normandy campaign Jock Hutton has his webbing removed after landing in tandem...
British D-Day veteran of the Normandy campaign Jock Hutton, 89, (C) has his webbing removed after landing in tandem with the British Army's Red Devils parachute team during a display in Ranville, France June 5, 2014. Some 3,000 veterans are among those attending ceremonies across the Normandy coastline where Allied forces landed in the largest seaborne invasion in history seventy years ago to help speed up the defeat of Nazi Germany in the Second World War. REUTERS/Chris Helgren (FRANCE - Tags: POLITICS ANNIVERSARY CONFLICT)
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British D-Day veteran of the Normandy campaign Jock Hutton (L) arrives in tandem with a member of the...
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British D-Day veteran of the Normandy campaign Jock Hutton arrives in tandem with a member of the British...
British D-Day veteran of the Normandy campaign Jock Hutton (L) arrives in tandem with a member of the British Army's Red Devils parachute team during a display in Ranville, France June 5, 2014. Some 3,000 veterans are among those attending ceremonies across the Normandy coastline where Allied forces landed in the largest seaborne invasion in history seventy years ago to help speed up the defeat of Nazi Germany in the Second World War. REUTERS/Chris Helgren (FRANCE - Tags: POLITICS ANNIVERSARY CONFLICT TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
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Britain's Prince Charles laughs during a lunch with D-Day veterans at a community centre in Ranville,...
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Britain's Prince Charles laughs during a lunch with D-Day veterans at a community centre in Ranville
Britain's Prince Charles laughs during a lunch with D-Day veterans at a community centre in Ranville, France June 5, 2014. Some 3,000 veterans are among those attending ceremonies across the northern French coastline where Allied forces landed in the largest seaborne invasion in history to help speed up the defeat of Nazi Germany in World War Two. REUTERS/Bruce Adams/Pool (FRANCE - Tags: ANNIVERSARY ENTERTAINMENT MILITARY ROYALS)
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British D-Day veteran of the Normandy campaign Jock Hutton, 89 is greeted by Britain Prince Charles (L)...
Ranville, France
British D-Day veteran of the Normandy campaign Jock Hutton, 89 is greeted by Britain Prince Charles during...
British D-Day veteran of the Normandy campaign Jock Hutton, 89 is greeted by Britain Prince Charles (L) after he landed in tandem with a member of the British Army's Red Devils parachute team during a display in Ranville, France June 5, 2014. Some 3,000 veterans are among those attending ceremonies across the Normandy coastline where Allied forces landed in the largest seaborne invasion in history seventy years ago to help speed up the defeat of Nazi Germany in the Second World War. REUTERS/Chris Helgren (FRANCE - Tags: POLITICS ANNIVERSARY CONFLICT ROYALS)
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Britain's Prince Charles attends a memorial service to commemorate the D-Day actions of the British 6th...
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Britain's Prince Charles attends events to mark the 70th anniversary of the World War Two allied beach...
Britain's Prince Charles attends a memorial service to commemorate the D-Day actions of the British 6th Airborne Division and the 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion at the village of Bavent near the Normandy coast June 5, 2014. Some 3,000 veterans are among those attending ceremonies across the northern French coastline where Allied forces landed in the largest seaborne invasion in history to help speed up the defeat of Nazi Germany in World War Two. REUTERS/Toby Melville (FRANCE - Tags: CONFLICT ANNIVERSARY POLITICS ROYALS)
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Britain's Prince Charles (C) lowers his head during a moment of silence whilst attending a memorial service...
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Britain's Prince Charles attends events to mark the 70th anniversary of the World War Two allied beach...
Britain's Prince Charles (C) lowers his head during a moment of silence whilst attending a memorial service to commemorate the D-Day actions of the British 6th Airborne Division and the 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion at the village of Bavent near the Normandy coast June 5, 2014. Some 3,000 veterans are among those attending ceremonies across the northern French coastline where Allied forces landed in the largest seaborne invasion in history to help speed up the defeat of Nazi Germany in World War Two. REUTERS/Toby Melville (FRANCE - Tags: CONFLICT ANNIVERSARY POLITICS ROYALS)
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Britain's Prince Charles salutes whilst attending a memorial service to commemorate the D-Day actions...
BAVENT, France
Britain's Prince Charles attends events to mark the 70th anniversary of the World War Two allied beach...
Britain's Prince Charles salutes whilst attending a memorial service to commemorate the D-Day actions of the British 6th Airborne Division and the 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion at the village of Bavent near the Normandy coast June 5, 2014. Some 3,000 veterans are among those attending ceremonies across the northern French coastline where Allied forces landed in the largest seaborne invasion in history to help speed up the defeat of Nazi Germany in World War Two. REUTERS/Toby Melville (FRANCE - Tags: CONFLICT ANNIVERSARY POLITICS ROYALS)
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