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Letter Dwight D. Eisenhower

Every soldier who participated in Operation Overlord carried with him a letter written by Eisenhower which urged them all to victory.
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A tribute for all of the men and women involved in the D-day landings.
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100 Euros for each Veteran coming to Normandy 70

ARROMANCHES has 100 Euros TO GIVE TO EACH VETERAN coming to the Normandie 70 commemorations
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D day 70

Find here some links to the latest news
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23rd Destroyer Flotilla

I am looking for veterans of the 23rd Destroyer Flotilla and those who attended the 23rd reunions in Portsmouth organised by my father Billy Swift.
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Hundreds of pictures in the photo gallery

Arromanches 2004

Arromanches 2004 - Parade of the Normandy Veterans Association... Read more!

Obituary

George William Abbott No.9 Branch passed away age 90
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Normandy 2013

Pictures now online in the Photo Gallery

Their story:


Swift, Brian
Swift, Brian

Juno Beach was quiet as Brian Swift, of Shanklin, and his Royal Engineers assault unit approached in an American-manned landing craft. The Germans were blissfully unaware that the biggest sea-borne invasion in history was about to hit the beach in a ...
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THE SANDS OF SWORD

A poem written by Brian Bignell, a Sword Survivor
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NVA DVD Project

2014 will mark the 70th anniversary of D Day and will also signal the end of the Normandy Veterans Association (NVA) which will be dissolved later that year. But before the Association fades into history they want to create a permanent record of the testimonies of as many Normandy Veterans as possible for UK archives and heritage, surviving veterans in their final years and as an educational resource for current and future generations.
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