On June 6, 1984, President Ronald Reagan gave his famous Normandy speech which commemorated the 40th anniversary of the D-Day landing in Normandy. This year marks the 69th anniversary of this historic event. Reagan delivered this memorable speech at Point-du-Hoc on the northern coast of France where Allied soldiers had stormed ashore against extremely resilient German resistance during World War II.
We’re here to mark that day in history when the Allied armies joined in battle to reclaim this continent to liberty. For 4 long years, much of Europe had been under a terrible shadow. Free nations had fallen, …read more
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