Editorial: Remember sacrifices troops made on D-Day



Seventy years ago today, Allied forces — led by American, British, Canadian and French troops — landed on the beaches of Normandy, France, to begin the liberation of western Europe from Nazi tyranny.

It was D-Day, the sixth of June, 1944, the day that millions of oppressed people around the world and others had been awaiting with anxious and eager anticipation, even long before the Dec. 7, 1941, surprise attack on Pearl Harbor that brought America into the war.

 

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