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Hey D Day fans

I was idly checking some ads for used sailboats and saw that someone in New “Live Free or Die” Hampshire is selling a landing craft. This would be a perfect gift for a serious reenactor, or any fans of “The Longest Day.”   DVIDSHUB/flickr

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I was idly checking some ads for used sailboats and saw that someone in New "Live Free or Die" Hampshire is selling a landing craft. This would be a perfect gift for a serious reenactor, or any fans of "The Longest Day."  

DVIDSHUB/flickr

I was idly checking some ads for used sailboats and saw that someone in New “Live Free or Die” Hampshire is selling a landing craft. This would be a perfect gift for a serious reenactor, or any fans of “The Longest Day.”  

DVIDSHUB/flickr

Thomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military from 1991 to 2008 for the Wall Street Journal and then the Washington Post. He can be reached at ricksblogcomment@gmail.com. Twitter: @tomricks1

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