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Remembering D-Day: A Transatlantic Voyage on Queen Mary 2

Commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day on this insightful learning adventure that leads you to the beaches of Normandy and through the history of WWII with a military expert.
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Program No. 23442RJ
14 days
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At a Glance

On June 6, 1944, the Allied Forces launched the largest seaborne invasion in history — now known as D-Day. Commemorate the 75th anniversary of this turning point of World War II on a voyage on board Queen Mary 2 and join military expert Lt. Col. Andrew Duff for an in-depth look into the strategies, events and people that shaped this event. Spend four nights in Caen, France, to trace the events of the battle as you explore the beaches of Normandy, Pegasus Bridge, and the cemeteries that memorialize the fallen.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Join military history expert Lt. Col. Andrew Duff as he shares his insight on the military tactics and strategy of D-Day and Operation Overlord.
  • Walk the beaches of Normandy — Juno, Sword, Utah, Omaha and Gold — and explore other notable sites including Pegasus Bridge and Pointe du Hoc.
  • Pay homage to the fallen at the Bayeux, Ranville and La Cambe cemeteries, and important sites like the Merville and Hilltop batteries.
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