73rd Anniversary of D-Day

  • 3 Overlord Circle
  • Bedford, VA 24523

Pay tribute to those soldiers who made the ultimate sacrifice in Normandy 73 years ago and honor those who lived to fight another day. There will be a ceremony at 11 a.m. with keynote speaker Jerry Yellin, a WWII pilot who flew the final combat mission of the war, during which his wingman was the last man killed in combat. There will be a Veterans Reunion tent and music by the 29th Division Band.  Admission is free.  The Memorial will remain open until 9 p.m. Call (540) 586-3329 or visit www.dday.org for more information.

 

  • 3 Overlord Circle
  • Bedford, VA 24523