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World War II U.S. veterans salute during the national anthems at a ceremony held at the Memorial of the Colleville American military cemetery, in Colleville sur Mer, western France, Thursday, June 6, 2013, on the day of the commemoration of the 69th anniversary of the D-Day. From left: Melbert Hillert, 91, from Frisco, Texas; Earl Tweed, 91, from Dallas; Robert Blatnik, 93 from Raleigh, Texas; Robert Bearden, 90, from Belton, Texas; and Joseph J. Turecky, 91, from Dallas. (AP Photo/Remy de la Mauviniere)

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