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Flames of Memory

  • Recurring daily
  • Dates: December 3, 2021 to December 5, 2021
  • Times: 5pm - 9pm
  • Admission: Free; Donations are welcome
  • National D-Day Memorial
    3 Overlord Circle
    Bedford, VA 24523
  • Phone: 800-351-DDAY
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December 3-5, 2021 from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

As twilight deepens and obscures the Blue Ridge, the National D-Day Memorial will honor the 4,415 men killed on D-Day, June 6, 1944. Arranged throughout the Memorial’s grounds, thousands of luminarias will shine in recognition of Overlord’s fallen and in tribute to the ultimate sacrifice each made to relight the lamp of freedom.

Admission is free. Donations are welcome.

Purchase a luminaria in honor or memory of a loved one at To guarantee names will appear in the printed program, please purchase by Tuesday, November 30, 2021

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Flames of Memory
  • 3 Overlord Circle
  • Bedford, VA 24523
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  • National D-Day Memorial
  • Free; Donations are welcome
  • Recurring daily