Photo of the day From the Stripes archives
Red Grandy ©Stars and Stripes
Normandy, January 5, 1978: President Jimmy Carter and French
president Valery Giscard d'Estaing reflect for a moment after placing wreaths
at the Normandy American Cemetery, where thousands of U.S. servicemembers
who were killed in the World War II liberation of France are buried. In the
background is a color guard from the 1st Infantry Division.