U.S World War II veteran Jack Read (L), 93 years-old, from New York, who served with the U.S coast Guard Rescue Flotilla One rides in an U.S. WC 57 Command Car in Sainte-Mere-Eglise, on the Normandy ... more 
U.S World War II veteran Jack Read (L), 93 years-old, from New York, who served with the U.S coast Guard Rescue Flotilla One rides in an U.S. WC 57 Command Car in Sainte-Mere-Eglise, on the Normandy coast, June 4, 2014. Some 18 heads of state will attend ceremonies bringing together 3,000 veterans along France's Normandy coast where Allied forces landed on June 6, 1944 in a seaborne invasion that sped up the defeat of Nazi Germany in World War Two. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau (FRANCE - Tags: CONFLICT ANNIVERSARY POLITICS) less 
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