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71st Anniversary of D-Day Invasion Observed

Saturday marked the 71st anniversary of the D-Day invasion by Allied forces along the coast of France that helped defeat the Nazis in World War II. Allied veterans and families of their fallen comrades gathered at the U.S. cemetery overlooking Omaha Beach, one of the five sectors of the Allied invasion of German-occupied France in the Normandy landings. Visitors and U.S. Naval Academy cadets watched as a bagpipe band paraded at the Normandy American Cemetery in Colleville-sur-Mer,...

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