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Definition(s):

  • (n) date of the Allied landing in France, World War II

News

  1. Paintball fans to fight D-Day battle in Wyandotte

    Thousands of paintball enthusiasts will compete in the world's largest paintball event in Wyandotte Saturday. Oklahoma D-Day is a six-day paintball war based on the World War II invasion with the main paintball event starting 9 a.m. Saturday, according to their website. Players will be split into Axis and Allies teams and will compete in several different battles across the field during the day ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Oklahoman

  2. Letters: D-Day remembrance

    I was surprised and saddened to look at the "Today in History" space on June 6 and find no mention at all of the D-Day...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Deseret News

  3. D-Day anniversary coverage

    Re: your June 6 article, “D-Day anniversary commemorations begin in France”: It was with great sadness and disappointment that "The Greatest Generation" was so shabbily treated by The Star when you relegated the most important phase of World War II to the last page of the main news section.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Ventura County Star

Quotes

  1. Mr Obama said: "The sheer improbability of this victory is part of what makes D-Day so memorable. Long after our time on this Earth has passed, one word will still bring forth the pride and awe of men and women who will never meet the heroes who sit...
    on Jun 7, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Mirror.co.uk

  2. "I just think the D-Day is Tuesday. We have to have a positive campaign after Tuesday. Whoever has the most delegates after Tuesday, a clear lead, should be in my judgment the nominee," Richardson said on "Face the Nation" on CBS.
    on Jan 10, 2008 By: Bill Richardson Source: WNYT

  3. "Twenty summers ago, another American president came here to Normandy to pay tribute to the men of D-Day," Bush said. "He was a courageous man, himself, and a gallant leader in the cause of freedom, and today we honor the memory of Ronald...
    on Jun 6, 2004 By: President Bush Source: Washington Post

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