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Discovery Saturday

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June 7, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

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Discovery Saturday
70th Anniversary of D-Day
At the National Naval Aviation Museum

10 a.m. on Saturday, June 7, 2014

As part of the Naval Aviation Museum Foundation’s Discovery Saturday series, please join Mr. Oz Nunn for his 70th anniversary presentation of “D-Day –The Last Great Crusade” at 10 a.m., Saturday, June 7 at the National Naval Aviation Museum. The D-Day invasion took place 70 year ago on June 6, 1944. The public is invited to attend and learn about the intense planning and execution of this massive military operation.  “Discovery Saturday” is FREE and open to the public.

Mr. Nunn is an Air Force veteran of the Korean War. He is a tour guide at the National Naval Aviation Museum and past chairman of the Museum’s Volunteer Advisory Board.  He also teaches history at the University of West Florida’s Leisure Learning Center.


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