I know our blog is focused on issues surrounding early America and the founding. However, today is an important day in American history that should be recognized. 65 years ago the Allied invasion of Normandy took place with roughly 200,000 troops involved, making it the largest amphibious invasion of all time.
Here is General Dwight D. Eisenhower's message to the brave soldiers of D-Day...65 years ago:
And here's FDR's address: