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Event - Commemorating the 80th Anniversary of D-Day

June 06, 2024

Schedule

10:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Simi Valley, CA.

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Event - Commemorating the 80th Anniversary of D-Day

June 06, 2024

Schedule

10:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Simi Valley, CA.

Eighty years ago, the tides of WWII changed through Operation Overlord and the landings on D-Day. President Reagan brilliantly marked that day in 1984 when he delivered one of his most famous speeches highlighting the selfless and heroic actions of the “boys of Pointe du Hoc.” Panelists will provide a historical look at our world 80 years ago, and address the implications of President Reagan’s peace through strength policies on today’s world.

Tickets are $100 per person, which includes a lunch in the Air Force One Pavilion.

10:00 a.m.
Program Begins
Live Music/Wreath Laying
Panel 1: Looking Back at D-Day and President Reagan’s speech
Panel 2: Looking Forward: Implications of President Reagan’s Peace Through Strength Policies Today

1:00 pm.
Lunch and Keynote Address

Live Music by Voices of Service

Panelists include:

  • Douglas Brinkley, Historian and Author of The Boys of Pointe du Hoc: Ronald Reagan, D-Day, and the U.S. Army 2nd Ranger Battalion
  • Richard Burt, former U.S. Ambassador to Germany
  • Lisa Zanatta Henn, Daughter of D-Day Army engineers 37th Combat Battalion Private First Class Peter Robert Zanatta
  • Matt Kroenig, Vice President and Senior Director, Scowcroft Center for Strategy and Security, Atlantic Council
  • James Kuhn, Assistant to the President, Reagan White House
  • Cameron Toor, Veteran of the U.S. Army’s elite 75th Ranger Regiment
  • Frank Lavin, Political Director under Ronald Reagan
  • Kate Bachelder Odell, Wall Street Journal
  • And a keynote fireside chat with the Honorable Dr. Condoleezza Rice

Please note that the Reagan Foundation is also holding an event on June 5 to honor President Reagan on the 20th anniversary of his passing.  Discounted combination tickets are available for purchase.  Please click here for more information on the June 5th event.

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