Remembering Normandy

D-Day veteran Vern Ollar muses over the pitons and snap-ring he used to make the 900-foot final climb while training to land on Omaha Beach. Since revisiting Normandy on the 70th Anniversary, he is able to tell about that day and the months that followed.

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