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On The Scene: D-Day Visitors Re-enact WWII Events

Old wartime songs ring out across Carentan town square as visitors enjoy the early summer sunshine. Today, Carentan is a peaceful corner of France. Seventy years ago it saw some of the most ferocious fighting of the Battle for Normandy. Parachutists with the U.S. 101st Airborne Division landed nearby and fought house-to-house with Nazi troops giving the Allies a continuous front joining the Utah and Omaha landing beaches. This week, Carentan has held some of the most colorful...

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