Quote of the Day: ‘Archaeology of D-Day’ Aims to Preserve History – The New York Times

The remains of an artificial harbor built by the British for the D-Day landings in Arromanches-les-Bains.CreditAndrea Mantovani for The New York Times

“We had a rotten job to do, and we did it. You really didn’t think about what you were doing. You were just trying to stay alive.”

~PAUL GRASSEY, a 95-year-old American veteran who flew B-24s on bombing runs over Germany.

Source: Quotation of the Day: ‘Archaeology of D-Day’ Aims to Preserve History – The New York Times

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