Robert Potts, 102 of Fredericksburg, was recognized during the D-Day commemoration held at the Our Fallen Heroes Memorial on Thursday night. Potts, who was 22 in 1944, served as truck driver in the 29th infantry. (Photo by Ted Schubel)

Watch: Fredericksburg commemorates 80th anniversary of D-Day

by | Jun 6, 2024 | ALLFFP, Fredericksburg, History

Eighty years after the pivotal invasion of Normandy, speakers at a ceremony in downtown Fredericksburg said that the events of June 6, 1944, started the decline and eventual defeat of Nazi Germany.

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