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80th Anniversary of D-Day Commemoration Ceremony

June 6th @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT

Free

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

No tickets required for commemoration ceremony.

View the complete list of 80th anniversary events on our 80th anniversary website.

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Date:
June 6th
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.dday.org/80th/schedule/

Venue

National D-Day Memorial
3 Overlord Circle
Bedford, VA 24523 United States
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