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From D-Day To Destiny

  • Defense.gov
  • June 6, 2019 | 5:57

Retired Air Force Col. Arnald D. Gabriel is a legendary Air Force band conductor who began his military career as a young Army soldier storming the beaches of Normandy, France, on D-Day, June 6, 1944. In this video, Gabriel conducts the U.S. Air Force Band as it performs John Williams' "Hymn to the Fallen."

Video by Air Force Senior Master Sgt. Dennis Hoffmann