D-Day Assault 72 Years Ago Today..

On the evening of June 5th, 1944 (yours truly was just 7 months old) hours prior to the D-day landings in Normandy, copies of the letter seen below – Eisenhower‘s Order of the Day – were distributed to members of the allied forces. The meticulously crafted, highly encouraging call-to-arms was drafted by Eisenhower himself over…

D-Day Assault 71 Years Ago Today

On the evening of June 5th, 1944 (yours truly was just 7 months old) hours prior to the D-day landings in Normandy, copies of the letter seen below – Eisenhower‘s Order of the Day – were distributed to members of the allied forces. The meticulously crafted, highly encouraging call-to-arms was drafted by Eisenhower himself over…

The Boys Of Pointe du Hoc : The Longest Day

┬áJune 6th 1984 on the cliffs overlooking the English Channel and The Boys of Pointe du Hoc… Standing on the very spot on the northern coast of France where Allied soldiers had stormed ashore to liberate Europe from the yoke of Nazi tyranny, President Ronald Reagan spoke these words to an audience of D-Day veterans…