World War II veteran Alfonso Villa, 94, of Frederick, looks at a mobility-equipped Ford F150 Tuesday morning at Roosevelt Park. The pickup stopped in Longmont during its

World War II veteran Alfonso Villa, 94, of Frederick, looks at a mobility-equipped Ford F150 Tuesday morning at Roosevelt Park. The pickup stopped in Longmont during its

US troops of the First Army on Landing Craft Infantry during the allied assault on the beaches of Normandy, World War Two, France, June 6, 1944. (Archive Photos/Getty Images)

20 Powerful D-Day Photos On The 70th Anniversary Of The Invasion

US troops of the First Army on Landing Craft Infantry during the allied assault on the beaches of Normandy, World War Two, France, June 6, 1944. (Archive Photos/Getty Images)

vintage everyday: World War II Photos in Color This shows how easily you could die or live

vintage everyday: World War II Photos in Color This shows how easily you could die or live

This is one of the amazing color Kodachrome slides taken by Captain (doctor) George Lage in Normandy. Lage was 2nd battalion surgeon of the 502 PIR, and he posed here with some of his medics.  Taken in September, 1944.

This is one of the amazing color Kodachrome slides taken by Captain (doctor) George Lage in Normandy. Lage was 2nd battalion surgeon of the 502 PIR, and he posed here with some of his medics. Taken in September, 1944.

Soldiers of the 28th Infantry Division, U.S. Army, march down a street in Bastogne, Belgium, 20 December 1944 during the Battle of the Bulge. These men have been regrouped into security platoons for defense of the town.  The lead soldier is armed with an M3 .45 cal. sub-machine gun and an M1 Carbine over his shoulder.

Soldiers of the 28th Infantry Division, U.S. Army, march down a street in Bastogne, Belgium, 20 December 1944 during the Battle of the Bulge. These men have been regrouped into security platoons for defense of the town. The lead soldier is armed with an M3 .45 cal. sub-machine gun and an M1 Carbine over his shoulder.

June 6, 1944: D-Day -  Allied Armies heading for France, Great Invasion is Underway.

June 6, 1944: D-Day - Allied Armies heading for France, Great Invasion is Underway.

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