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    D Day was 6th June 1944.

    So why are we celebrating it today?


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    Quote Originally Posted by DimPrawn View Post
    D Day was 6th June 1944.

    So why are we celebrating it today?

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    Quote Originally Posted by DimPrawn View Post
    D Day was 6th June 1944.

    So why are we celebrating it today?

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    Because the airborne units took off on the 5th and started to parachute in just after midnight on 6th.

    The landings began on the 6th.
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    Quote Originally Posted by WTFH View Post
    Because the airborne units took off on the 5th and started to parachute in just after midnight on 6th.

    The landings began on the 6th.
    Yeah but by that logic, you could choose the 4th, the day they were loading up, before they took off and landed.

    Normandy landings - Wikipedia

    Date 6 June 1944

    D-Day (military term) - Wikipedia

    In the military, D-Day is the day on which a combat attack or operation is to be initiated.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DimPrawn View Post
    D Day was 6th June 1944.

    So why are we celebrating it today?

    Does it matter, so long as it is celebrated. And yes, you are a cretin. HTH
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    Quote Originally Posted by NotAllThere View Post
    Does it matter, so long as it is celebrated. And yes, you are a cretin. HTH
    Should we celebrate that too, and if yes then on which day?

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    Quote Originally Posted by AtW View Post
    Should we celebrate that too, and if yes then on which day?
    Every day of the year.
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    Quote Originally Posted by NotAllThere View Post
    Does it matter, so long as it is celebrated.
    IMO the UK spends too much time looking back at past "glories". And not enough time looking forward.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BrilloPad View Post
    IMO the UK spends too much time looking back at past "glories". And not enough time looking forward.
    Even cretins will only run over a cliff edge if they're looking behind them.
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