D-Day: A list of celebrations and remembrances in Utah
The Fort Douglas Military Museum, 32 Potter St. in Salt Lake City, will have a program that begins at 3 p.m. with a color guard and costumed actors. At 5:30 p.m., the museum will show the "The Longest Day," the 1962 John Wayne film depicting D-Day.
Military vehicles from the 1940s and 1950s will convoy in the "D-Day Rollout 2014." The vehicles will depart Camp Williams, 17800 Camp Williams Road in Riverton, at 10 a.m. and arrive at the Fort Douglas Military Museum about 11:30 a.m. The vehicles will leave the museum at 12:30 p.m. to return to Camp Williams. Visit http://ddayrollout.blogspot.com for more information.
• Friday and Saturday
From 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Thanksgiving Point in Lehi will display a restored M2A1 Half Track half truck, half tank and an Army Jeep and have a re-enactor on hand to answer questions. Admission is free.