Languages
Page last updated at 06:08 GMT, Friday, 5 June 2009 07:08 UK

D-Day veterans recall landings

Advertisement

Veterans have been marking the 65th anniversary of the allied invasion of France, the D-Day Landings.

The story of the soldiers and marines who fought on the beaches is well known.

However the work of a secret taskforce code named 'Jedburgh' is still shrouded in mystery but they were key to preventing Nazi re-enforcements from reaching Normandy.

The BBC's Robert Hall reports.

SEE ALSO

Story Tools

BBC navigation

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Americas Africa Europe Middle East South Asia Asia Pacific