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Posted: Tue Jun 06, 2017 7:18 am

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The village he helped liberate, Sainte Mere Eglise, keeps the figure of a paratrooper on top of its center square church to this day (reflecting a scene from "The Longest Day"). It's a beautiful little town near the beaches, worth seeing as part of any WW2 tour of western France.

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Posted: Tue Jun 06, 2017 7:40 am

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Thank god for the Greatest Generation

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