WWII Veterans join for commemoration ceremony in Aiken for 75th D-Day anniversary

CSRA News

On June 6th, 75 years ago 10,000 Allied soldiers lost their lives on D-Day. Roughly 6,600 of those who died were Americans. 

On Thursday, veterans and their families across the country joined for D-Day commemoration ceremonies. 

The Trenton chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution hosted a remembrance and wreath laying ceremony at Aiken Veterans park. Several world war two veterans were in the crowd. 

Watch the video above to see the emotional interview with WWII Veteran N.L. Caprell. 

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