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D-Day: the 80th anniversary of D-Day in Normandy

On 06/06/2024

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D-Day: the 80th anniversary of D-Day in Normandy, a solemn tribute to the heroes of freedom 

Normandy, France – June 6, 2024 – 80 years ago, the course of the Second World War changed dramatically with the Allied landing in Normandy, France, on D-Day. Today, leading authorities worldwide, veterans, and their families have gathered in Normandy to commemorate this crucial moment in an atmosphere of solemnity and profound respect.

The re-enactment enthusiasts displayed their exploits in various encampments: Geronimo, Texas, Dog Green, etc., with installations reproducing period scenarios. We’re talking about real enthusiasts sleeping in military tents, serving meals similar to the period, wearing reproductions of military or civilian outfits, and military vehicles, sometimes in their original condition and sometimes perfectly restored. The whole thing is open to the public for all to enjoy...

Discover the entire report in LDM, The Towing Magazine n°98 available from June 15.