D-day

One More Jump
He did it the first time on June 6, 1944. Now, Jock Hutton, an 89 year old World War II veteran has done it again. Jock commemorated the 70th anniversary of the D-Day invasion by tandem parachuting into the French village of Ranville.
Take a look at his story:
 
Things You Didn’t Know About D-Day
You're seeing lots of articles and essays in commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the D-Day invasion of Normandy on June 6, 1944. This year, for whatever reason, I've seen a spate of pieces on little-known D-Day facts.
Let's take a look at a few, the first coming from Gizmodo:

The preparation for …
Normandy, Then and Now
At this writing, we're 2 days away from the 70th anniversary of the D-Day Invasion of Normandy, June 6, 1944.
My son Spencer, knowing what a WWII history buff his dad is, sent me a link to an outstanding photo piece in the International Business Times...