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In Normandy, gratitude and grief at D-Day's 75th anniversary

Clip: 06/05/2019 | 8m 42s

In 1944, thousands of Allied soldiers landed on five different beaches in Normandy. The operation set the stage for liberation of German-occupied France during World War II. For those who participated in the critical mission, the challenges they faced and the losses they suffered will never disappear. Special correspondent Malcolm Brabant speaks to veterans commemorating D-Day's 75th anniversary.

Aired: 06/05/19

Rating: NR

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