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Last Updated: Thursday, 29 April, 2004, 15:10 GMT 16:10 UK
In pictures: Commando gathering
Commando memorial serive
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French and British commandos who stormed the beaches of Normandy on D-Day have been reunited at a service in the Scottish Highlands
Undated image of the D-Day training
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The commandos formed part of the first special service brigade who undertook training in Scotland
Former commandos at the D-Day service
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More than 150 of the group's comrades were killed or wounded in the action to take Sword Beach
Commando memorial service
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Ten French and two British veterans took part in the service at the Spean Bridge Commando Memorial in the Highlands
Commando memorial service
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The event provided the opportunity to remember lost comrades and renew old friendships




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