Representing the Division during the 2019 Best Ranger Competition.
Paratroopers Reenact D-Day Jump
A crowd gathers, many in period costumes and uniforms, and treks 2 miles to watch paratroopers from the 82nd Airborne Division and other Allied nations participate in a commemorative jump near the Normandy village of Sainte-Mere-Eglise on June 8, 2014. Following their jump, paratroopers march past a cheering crowd. Nearly 1,000 paratroopers participated in the mass air drop as part of the 70th anniversary commemoration of the D-Day landing in Normandy, France. (U.S. Air Force video by Staff Sgt.Guy LaPlante) Video by Staff Sgt. Guy LaPlante | 4th Combat Camera | Date: 06.09.2014.