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Return To D-Day

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VIDEO: Return To D-Day, Part One

CBS 11 and Doug Dunbar were given the honor of documenting an emotional journey back to Normandy, France thus June with a group of veterans who captured our hearts. They left JFK airport, amid a sendoff fit for the World War II heroes they are. A short time later, they were transported to a time, and a place, that would bring it all back.

06/12/2013

(credit: Doug Dunbar/KTVT/KTXA)

VIDEO: Return To D-Day, The Sendoff

Quiet American Airlines program gives vets 1st class send-off.

06/12/2013

(credit: Doug Dunbar/KTVT/KTXA)

Return To D-Day: The Letter

During the ceremony on June 6 at Pointe du Hoc, Major Earl Tweed was approached by a man in a blue jacket who only spoke French, but wore an American flag tie.

CBS 11–06/12/2013

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Return To D-Day Begins

CBS 11 had the honor of documenting the emotional journey of eight WWII vets from North Texas as they returned to Normandy, France.

06/10/2013

Paratrooper memorial in La Fiere. The field is where Robert Bearden landed.  (credit: Doug Dunbar/KTVT/KTXA)

Return To D-Day: The Longest Day

At 0630, the sun was shining brightly, first time this week. Almost an omen, to say our men deserved a glorious day, to remember, reflect, and to celebrate themselves, and the lives lost.

06/06/2013

Doug and Joseph Turecky (credit: Doug Dunbar/KTVT/KTXA)

Return To D-Day: Normandy

Today we traveled from Caen, to Sainte-Mere-Eglise, home to the museum for the United States Airborne troops from WW2.

06/05/2013

(credit: Doug Dunbar/KTVT/KTXA)

Return To D-Day: American Cemetery, Utah Beach, And Tears

When you write, and share stories for a passion, and a living, a day like today here in Normandy, is one you dream of. But that dream-like day, comes with an emotional price, no matter if you’re an observer, or the writer.

06/04/2013

(credit: Doug Dunbar/KTVT/KTXA)

Return To D-Day: Les Ventes, France

Halfway between Paris and Caen is the small French town of Les Ventes. The town turned out today for the return of the wife of an American veteran.

06/03/2013

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Return To Normandy

CBS 11 Anchor, Doug Dunbar is headed to Normandy, France with a group of WWII vets, and blogging about it for you.

06/02/2013

CBS 11 News anchor Doug Dunbar with WWII vets before the trip of a lifetime. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Return To D-Day

CBS 11 Anchor Doug Dunbar is traveling to Normandy, France with a group of World War II U.S. Veterans and blogging about it just for you.

CBS 11–06/01/2013

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Profiles Of Courage: Don Graves

04/05/2013

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