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“These are the boys of Pointe du Hoc. These are the men who took the cliffs. These are the champions who helped free a continent.
These are the heroes who helped end a war.”
- President Ronald Reagan at Normandy on June 6, 1984
On the 70th anniversary of D-Day, rewatch the epic speech President Reagan gave on the 40th anniversary honoring the men who gave their lives to defend our freedom: