Return To D-Day PreviewCBS 11's Doug Dunbar brings you the stories of North Texas veterans who recently traveled to Normandy, France, to observe the 70th anniversary of D-Day. The series begins tonight on CBS 11 News at 10.
Return To D-Day: The SaluteAs we walked down toward Omaha beach, there weren't many words. Just ahead, the cold, imposing body of water looks no different than it did 70 years ago, our men tell me.
Return To D-Day: Gut Wrenching BeautyI have been here three times now. I still cannot walk into the American Cemetery in Colleville Sur Mer without my eyes watering. It is stunning, sobering, moving.
Return To D-Day: "The War Is Over"
Return To D-Day: The Monuments MenEverywhere we go, every person our D-Day heroes have spoken to, the words “thank you” are ever-present. If you’ve never been here, it’s hard to understand the sincere gratitude that exists in this part of the world.
Return To D-Day: From Fair Fight To AtrocityIt was a short winding ride through the north side of Bastogne, to reach the former home of the 101st Airborne today. The Battle of the Bulge base of operations for the screaming eagles, and housing, that now stands frozen in time.
Return To D-Day: And So It BeginsWe’re eight hours from landing in France. We’re a lifetime from the war we’re going to remember. But looking at their faces as I walk the aisle of the airplane, I know it will all soon come back.