Queen joins D-Day veterans at Bayeux cemetery

The Queen has joined British veterans at Bayeux cemetery in Normandy, to honour those who took part in the D-Day landings 70 years ago.

The Queen arrives at the Commonwealth War Graves Cemetery in Bayeux.
The Queen arrives at the Commonwealth War Graves Cemetery in Bayeux. Credit: Pool
Wreaths placed at the memorial in Bayeux cemetery where the memorial service took place.
Wreaths placed at the memorial in Bayeux cemetery where the memorial service took place. Credit: Pool
The Queen lays a wreath as the ceremony takes place.
The Queen lays a wreath as the ceremony takes place. Credit: Pool

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D-Day veterans honoured 70 years after Normandy landings

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