On June 6, 1944, some 156,000 American, British, and Canadian forces landed on fives beaches along a 50-mile stretch of coast of France’s Normandy region. The Battle of Normandy, also known as D-Day, lasted from June 1944 to August 1944 and resulted in the Allied liberation of Western Europe from Nazi Germany’s control. Join Mornings with Eric on Thursday when Jerry Newcombe, author and on-air personality/senior producer for D. James Kennedy Ministries will talk about this very important time in America's history.
On Thursday Mornings With Eric spoke with Chairman and Founder of Honor Flight South Florida, Rick Asper about the many experiences he has shared with America's veterans when they spoke of their thoughts on the anniversary of D-Day, a very special day in America's history.
Dr. Jerry Newcombe serves as the senior producer, an on-air host, and columnist for D. James Kennedy Ministries. Jerry has produced or co-produced more than seventy one-hour television specials that have aired nationwide. Jerry is the author or coauthor of twenty-nine books, including The Book that Made America: How the Bible Formed Our Nation. At least two of his books have been bestsellers, George Washington’s Sacred Fire (with Dr. Peter Lillback) and What If Jesus Had Never Been Born? (with Dr. Kennedy). Jerry has also written Doubting Thomas? The Life and Legacy of Thomas Jefferson (with Mark Beliles).
Since Rick Asper graduated from law school with a juris doctor degree in 1976, his professional experience has been exclusively related to aviation, with an emphasis in aviation regulatory expertise. He has traveled to over fifty countries during the last forty years, representing airlines, government civil aviation bodies, airports, airport sponsors and private aviation interests worldwide.
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