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REVIEW: Holt’s Definitive Battlefield Guide to the D-Day Normandy Landing Beaches

Book Review of Major and Mrs. Holt’s Definitive Battlefield Guide to the D-Day Normandy Landing Beaches (75th Anniversary Edition with GPS References). Pen & Sword Books. Major and Mrs. Holt’s battlefield guide earns its of definitive. The guidebook covers six separate itineraries with mileage and time estimates, over 400 colored photographs and 21 itinerary maps …

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RAF Code Breaker, Bernard Morgan. (Credits: Ministry of Defence)

British D-Day veterans receive Légion d’honneur award

A group of 15 British veterans have received France’s highest honour on September 29, 2015 for their role in the liberation of the country during the Second World War. The veterans, of whom most took part in the D-Day landings in June 1944, were presented the Légion d’honneur by French Veterans Minister Jean-Marc Todeschini, according to a …

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