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'The Eyes of the World Are Upon You': What Eisenhower Told Troops on D-Day

Jun 06, 2014 | 103-part series
Chris Heller

On June 6, 1944, Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower issued this order to encourage Allied soldiers hours before the Normandy invasion. "The hopes and prayers of liberty-loving people everywhere march with you," he said. "The tide has turned! The free men of the world are marching together to victory!"
Courtesy of The U.S. Army

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