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D-Day anniversary 2014: historic photos review [Copy link] 中文

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A crowd follows General Charles de Gaulle (1890-1970) through the streets of Bayeux during his visit to the French town in 1944.
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With the occupied areas liberated, a series of revenge actions took place. The French Resistance cut off all a woman's hair, who had an affair with German soilder in Normandy in July 10.

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A official from the puppet regime was captured and forced to say "Long live France; long live Charles de Gaulle; long live Churchill" repeatedly on August 5, 1944.

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German prisoners landscape the first U.S. cemetery at Saint-Laurent-sur-Mer, France, near “Omaha” Beach, on May 28, 1945.

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German prisoner built a war memorial near Utah Beach under the watch of US troops on June 6, 1945.

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Since the ending of the war, France has been holding various commemorative activities for the Normandy Invasion.

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Children were waving flags of the Allied nations to welcome leaders all over the world to attend the 10th anniversary of the Invasion of Normandy on June 1, 1954.

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