Monday, June 6, 2011

D-DAY JUNE 06, 1944


initial landings

later beach port




courses across The Channal/La Manche

 To-day is the 67th. Anniversary of the day American Forces and British Troops supported by elements of French and other European nations landed on the beaches of Normandy, France.  This action started the final demise of the Third Reich, the Nazi dream to rule the world.  Since that day Germany has tried to suppress, cover-up, or wash off this dreadful stain on its nation - it cannot.  It even brings to trial persons now in their 90's in this impossible attempt.  It has most unwisely been allowed to dominate Europe by leading the European Union.


There are fewer and fewer Veterans each Anniversary to show honour and respect for those who gave their lives so that NAUTICAL LOG and millions of other European kids might grow up in relative freedom, educate themselves and develop careers.  It is up to those kids now in our 60' and 70's to remember and say - thank you.


Good Watch

Please also remember the seafarers held captive by pirates off Somalia - let us work with those trying to set them free.

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