Ceremony marks 72nd anniversary of D-Day

June 06, 2016 07:09 PM

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Monday marked the 72nd anniversary of the beginning of the end of World War II.

Community members and veterans gathered for a ceremony Monday morning at the World War II memorial in Washington, D.C.

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There was a public wreath laying ceremony to remember those who died.

There were also speakers who talked about what took place on D-Day, and reminded people to keep veterans alive in the hearts and minds of everyone.


WNYT Staff

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