Today we commemorate D-Day, the day the United States and its allies invaded Normandy on June 6, 1944. This would be the major turning point in World War II. Fatalities were high but the brave soldiers from the United States, Great Britain, and other allied nations pushed forward to overwhelm the Nazis.
No better speech was ever given by an American president than Ronald Wilson Reagan's much acclaimed commemoration on the 40th anniversary of D-Day, June 6, 1984. It proved to be most memorable due not only to Reagan's unsurpassed eloquence but the deep emotion he expressed that day.
Here is the video of that speech: