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#dday65 American Recipient, Zane Schlemmer, receives Legion of Honor from French Gov

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#dday65 Michelle Obama arrives at Omaha Beach event to honor Veterans

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#dday65 Tom Hanks, "special guest," sat in one of the front rows for cemetery ceremony

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#dday65 French President Nicolas Sarkozy honors the soldiers of DDay that helped liberate France

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#dday65 A Ranger assisting in the cemetery ceremony helps escort a special guest to her seat

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#dday65 "The sheer improbability of this is victory is what makes D-Day so memorable"- US Pres. Obama

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"We are only half way to the world we promised them [Vets] as they paved the way" British PM Gordon Brown

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#dday65 "No one will ever forget their sacrifices" -Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper

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#dday65 Four Heads of State sit on stage listening to French President Nicolas Sarkozy

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#dday65 Helicopters carrying Obama and entourage land at cemetery sight before ceremony

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#dday65 Surviving Veterans from unit that inspired "Band of Brothers" attend Normandy American Cemetery Ceremony

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#dday65 Etienne de MAUPEOU, who was 13 during D-Day, came as guest of US to see behind the scenes & tell others of the US soldiers he met in 1944

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#dday65 Broadcasters on cemetery grounds start reporting to their stations about ceremony preparations

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#dday65 Media gathers at Omaha "JIB" (Joint Info Bureau) to ready for ceremony that includes 4 Heads of State

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#dday65 Chaplain meets Vet. James Florence from his unit, the 29th Infantry during DDay ceremony June5

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#dday65 Scott Simpson, a medic w/ 173rd Airborne holds pic of grandfather who landed on Utah Beach during D-Day

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#dday65 The 101st "Screaming Eagles" who will be in D-Day events 2009 trace their roots to these men

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#dday65 A Map of Allied and German plans June 6, 1944 (photo from the Dept. of Defense)

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#dday65 Statues of Sailors from WWII are memorialized in monument for the Navy on Utah Beach

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#dday65 Pastel colors paint the sky as the sun sets on Omaha Beach only 2 days before D-Day

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