Collins Commemorates 75th Anniversary of D-Day

Jun 6, 2019
Press Release

GAINESVILLE—Rep. Doug Collins (R-Ga.) released the following statement on the 75th anniversary of D-Day.

“75 years ago, tens of thousands of brave soldiers stormed the beaches of Normandy to protect not only our country’s freedom, but the freedom of the world. As we reflect upon this historic day and commemorate these heroes, we are reminded to never take for granted the freedom we hold so dear.

“To our D-Day veterans and those who lost their lives in battle: Because of you, the free world exists today. Because of you, our country remains the strongest force of freedom the world has ever witnessed. Today we salute you."