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 ... Read full story!
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. Read the whole article.