H.Res.259 - Expressing the gratitude and appreciation of the House of Representatives for the acts of heroism and military achievement by the members of the United States Armed Forces who participated in the June 6, 1944, amphibious landing at Normandy, France, and commending them for leadership and valor in an operation that helped bring an end to World War II.111th Congress (2009-2010)
Summary: H.Res.259 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)
Passed House amended (06/02/2009)
Recognizes the 65th anniversary of the Allied amphibious landing on D-Day, June 6, 1944, at Normandy, France, during World War II.
Expresses gratitude and appreciation to the members of the U.S. Armed Forces who participated in Operation Overlord (the name of the D-Day operations).