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D-Day Anniversary #90642

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 06, 1984
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(Normandy, France) Ceremonies commemorating anniversary of D-Day invasion here during World War II featured; films shown. President Reagan's tour of site discussed. [REAGAN - praises American forces; appeals for reconciliation with USSR .] President and Nancy Reagan's visit to grave of General Theodore Roosevelt, Junior, and later appearance with French President Francois Mitterrand shown. [REAGAN - reads letter from Lisa Zanata Hend, daughter of D-Day survivor, about father Pvt. Peter Zanata's experience; is committed to remembering soldiers' sacrifices for freedom.] Hend noted present for today's ceremonies. West Germany mentioned not invited to participate with allied forces.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

Donaldson, Sam

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