BAYEUX, FRANCE - JUNE 06:  Prince Charles, Prince of Wales and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall arrive at Bayeux Cathedral for a Service of Remembrance during D-Day 70 Commemorations on June 6, 2014 in Ranville, France. Today is the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings which saw 156,000 troops from the allied countries including the United Kingdom and the United States join forces to launch an audacious attack on the beaches of Normandy,  these assaults are credited with the eventual defeat of Nazi Germany. A series of events commemorating the 70th anniversary are taking place this week with many heads of state travelling to the famous beaches to pay their respects to those who lost their lives.  (Photo by Chris Jackson-Pool/Getty Images)