As Allied forces launched their amphibious assault into France to drive out the Nazi regime, reporters witnessed the carnage that unfolded on D-Day 75 years ago. One of these reporters would become world
The 97-year-old WWII veteran made the jump over Normandy for the second time since originally touching down 75 years ago on D-Day A 97-year-old WWII veteran parachuted into Normandy on Wednesday, making
"Your task will not be an easy one. Your enemy is well-trained, well-equipped and battle-hardened. He will fight savagely." As the sun set on the blood-stained beaches of Normandy, France on June 6, 1944,
Pointe du Hoc, France — Seventy-five years ago Thursday, a battalion of elite U.S. Army Rangers scaled the 100-foot promontory here overlooking Omaha Beach, with nothing more than ropes and rickety ladders.
‘The sea around was red with blood, but you had to keep going’: D-day veterans attend their last big gathering
Ken Peppercorn almost didn’t make it to Gold beach. He fell off the ramp of his landing craft into an underwater shell hole. “I nearly went under. I was loaded up with all the equipment – hand grenades
(CNN) — The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier is at Arlington National Cemetery. It stands on the top of a hill overlooking Washington DC. Congress approved the burial of an unidentified World War I soldier
(CNN) — The old man said he didn't do anything. I only half believed him. People of his generation say that all the time, especially when they talk about their service. That's one of the reasons we call