6 June, 2014 marks 70 years since D-Day when allied forces invaded Normandy during World War II.
20 years ago marked the 50th anniversary of D-Day when special commemorations took place in Dublin and France, and across Europe.
On 3 June 1994 Irish Veterans of the D-Day landing met in Dublin before leaving for France to take part in commemorations.
This report by Nick Coffey features Pat Haverty from Dublin, Stanley Burrows from Belfast, who reflect on their memories of D-Day. Robert Meharg Jnr. talks about his father's part in D-Day and the importance of the commemorations.