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Each year hundreds of U.S. armed forces members stationed in Europe, and from U.S.-based units with historical links to D-Day, join service members and civilians from all over Europe to recognize and honor the men and women of the "Greatest Generation" by performing music, marching in parades and honoring the deeds and sacrifices of allied nations during the commemorative period of 1-9 June in the region of Normandy, France. The anniversary of D-Day remains a historic reminder of the strong and unremitting relationship between the United States and our European allies and partners.
Event: Old Hickory 30th Division
Expected Units: 29th Infantry Division, 1st Infantry Division
Details: To honor the memory and heroic actions of the 2nd Battalion, 120th Infantry Regiment, who seized Hill 314 Aug. 3, 1944, and eventually liberated the city of Mortain nine days later