SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) - Thursday will mark 75 years since Allied troops stormed the beaches of Normandy, France.
In honor of the anniversary of D-Day, several groups are holding ceremonies.
The Mighty Eigth Air Force Museum in Pooler will host programs throughout the day. That includes a remembrance service in the chapel, and conversations with World War Two Veterans.
- 9:30 a.m. – Remembrance Service
- 10 a.m. – Good Morning from the City of Savannah
- 11 a.m. – Prelude to D-Day
- 1 to 3 p.m. – Conversations with the Greatest Generation
Admission will also be discounted to $8.
The group, “Savannah Compass” will also observe the day with a "Liberty's Day" program at the Savannah Convention Center.
Starting at 10 a.m., you can meet World War Two veterans at the Liberty Ship Monument. Then there will be a tribute to the military and speakers inside.
Tickets are $75 each for the celebration luncheon.