D-day

French Legion of Honor medals awarded to D-Day vets in Natick. (WBZ-TV)

Local D-Day Veterans Receive France’s Highest Honor

Ten New England D-Day veterans received France’s highest honor Friday at the Museum of World War II in Natick.

06/06/2014

Normandy American Cemetery (CBS)

Soundbytes Of The Week: D-Day Anniversary

Top audio clips from each week, as selected by WBZ News Editor Dave Mager.

06/06/2014

The USS Constitution fires its cannons during ceremonies marking the 70th anniversary of D-Day. (WBZ-TV)

USS Constitution Sets Sail On Boston Harbor In Honor Of D-Day Anniversary

The nation’s oldest commissioned warship and the Massachusetts National Guard are teaming up to salute the 70th anniversary of D-Day.

06/06/2014

Wallace Burbine (WBZ-TV)

Local Veteran Remembers D-Day 70 Years Later

Originally from Malden and now 88 years old, Wallace Burbine was part of a landing craft crew that hit Utah Beach on June 6, 1944.

06/05/2014

Exercise Tiger (Image from US National Archive)

Cape Cod Company Helps Bring Closure To WWII Families

A missile-shaped ocean robot from Cape Cod is helping to unlock a tragic seven-decades-old mystery.

04/28/2014

American cemetery in Colleville-sur-Mer, Normandy, western France. (Photo credit: KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP/Getty Images)

Opinion: Obama’s Non-Commemoration Of D-Day Is Inexcusable

Wednesday of this week was a meaningful and historic day for Americans, and President Barack Obama was too busy campaigning and raising reelection funds to properly commemorate the day. Beyond being wrong, it is inexcusable. […]

06/07/2012

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