80th Anniversary of D-Day Commemoration

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The 80th Anniversary of D-Day will be observed in a special ceremony at the National D-Day Memorial in Bedford, Virginia. Program highlights include a recognition of veterans, guest speakers, dignitaries, music, flyovers, and more. Surviving D-Day and World War II veterans will take part along with representatives from each of the Allied nations and military personnel. The commemoration begins with a morning ceremony featuring the laying of wreaths by D-Day units. Other activities include:

Living Historian Exhibits
An authentic Higgins Boat on display
Portraits of Heroes and Faces of the Fallen photo exhibit
Book signings by guest authors

Free admission. No tickets required.

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80th Anniversary of D-Day Commemoration
  • 3 Overlord Circle
  • Bedford, VA 24523
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  • National D-Day Memorial
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