06 Jun '13, 9pm

A lesson from Reagan's great #D-Day speech, canonizing those who sacrificed... #WWII #military

We stand on a lonely, windswept point on the northern shore of France. The air is soft, but forty years ago at this moment, the air was dense with smoke and the cries of men, and the air was filled with the crack of rifle fire and the roar of cannon. At dawn, on the morning of the 6th of June, 1944, two hundred and twenty-five Rangers jumped off the British landing craft and ran to the bottom of these cliffs. Their mission was one of the most difficult and daring of the invasion: to climb these sheer and desolate cliffs and take out the enemy guns. The Allies had been told that some of the mightiest of these guns were here, and they would be trained on the beaches to stop the Allied advance. The Rangers looked up and saw the enemy soldiers at the edge of the cliffs, shooting down at them with machine guns and throwing grenades. And the American Rangers began to climb. They...

Full article: http://www.americanthinker.com/blog/2013/06/these_are_the...

Tweets

D-Day anniversary commemorations begin in France

militarytimes.com 06 Jun '13, 12pm

COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER, FRANCE — Commemorations of the 69th annniversary of D-Day have begun with the Stars and Stripes raised...

"The eyes of the world are upon you." #Eisenhower #DDay

"The eyes of the world are upon you." #Eisenhow...

military.discovery.com 06 Jun '13, 4pm

One of the most iconic images from the Normandy Invasion, General Dwight D. Eisenhower meets with U.S. paratroopers in Eng...

#Veterans gather in France to mark D-Day annive...

stripes.com 06 Jun '13, 4pm

Related Recalling D-Day and the friend who shared it Student's D-Day study lets her walk in a hero's footsteps Mitchell wa...

Tonight watch Life with Boys with @madisonpetti...

lovepastry.com 05 Jun '13, 10pm

Life with Boys Trivia! By: LovePastry June 5, 2013 Uncategorized 0 We have a trivia for you! Watch back to back episodes o...

6 juin : 69e anniversaire du débarquement allié...

defense.gouv.fr 06 Jun '13, 5am

Plus connu sous le nom de "D Day", le débarquement du 6 juin 1944 constitua le plus important débarquement militaire de ...

PRESS STATEMENT: Malaysia’s Sovereignty Sacrifi...

nurulizzah.com 06 Jun '13, 5am

PRESS STATEMENT 6 June 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Malaysia’s Sovereignty Sacrificed for Free Trade? The Trans Pacific Part...

Does Your Audience Write Your Blog? They Should.

Does Your Audience Write Your Blog? They Should.

searchengineguide.com 06 Jun '13, 1pm

Tweet Every good politician comes fully equipped with a speech writer to help them craft their message. We know this, but ...