June 06, 2015

D-Day Remembered

The greatest generation knew how to fight a war. They knew war is costly, bloody, and terrifying. But they also knew there was something worthy of their sacrifice. They knew some battles must be won, no matter the cost. And they bravely charged to certain doom for that greater good.

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"It is foolish and wrong to mourn the men who died. Rather we should thank God that such men lived."

George S. Patton

President Ronald Reagan gave this speech on June 6, 1984:

(Hat Tip: Weasel Zippers)


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