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Taken from CBC Digital Archives, this broadcast aired on The National on June 1, 1984 as part of the lead-up to the 40th anniversary of the D-Day landings. It explains the purpose and importance of Operation Overlord, and the role Canadians played in it. The National was hosted by Knowlton Nash and this segment is reported by CBC reporter Dan Bjarnason.