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D-Day’s 75th Anniversary Renews Interest in Some Classrooms

CARY, N.C. — Kasey Turcol has just 75 minutes to explain to her high school students the importance of D-Day — and if this wasn't the 75th anniversary of the turning point in World War II, she wouldn't devote that much time to it. D-Day is not part of the requ...
D-Day Omaha Beach

A Quiz on D-Day and World War II

On June 6, 1944, Allied troops landed on the beaches of Normandy. What followed is considered by some the most significant military invasion of all time. Known as D-Day, the battles that ensued secured a bea...
D-Day Omaha Beach

A Quiz on D-Day and World War II

On June 6, 1944, Allied troops landed on the beaches of Normandy. What followed is considered by some the most significant military invasion of all time. Known as D-Day, the battles that ensued secured a beachhead, making it possible for the Allied forces t...