More than 100 members of the public turned out to show their respects to D-Day veteran John Jenkins as his funeral procession passed the museum where he volunteered and the football club he loved.
A D-Day veteran who received a standing ovation from world leaders including the Queen and Donald Trump at the 75th anniversary commemorations of the Normandy landings has died at the age of 100.
A D-Day veteran who took part in a secret reconnaissance mission to check out the Normandy beaches for the Allied forces is celebrating his 100th birthday.
Gary Lineker will ask why his grandfather was branded a “D-Day Dodger” in a new Second World War documentary for BBC One.
An Aberdeen D-Day veteran has spoken of the sorrow and camaraderie he felt on his visit to the commemorations in France.
The Evening Express was the first media outlet to bring the news of the D-Day landings to the people of Aberdeen.
As the doors to the landing craft opened on to Sword Beach at Normandy, the fresh-faced 18-year-old “country boy” Private James Glennie stepped out.
Built using money raised by the sale of war bonds in the Granite City, HMS Scylla was known as Aberdeen’s warship and served on Arctic convoy duty as well as playing a vital D-Day role
During the invasion of Normandy, not all the Allied Forces were heading for the French coast.
D-Day 75th Anniversary: How events unfolded as ships gathered off Normandy coast ready for invasion of Allies
This minute-by-minute account of D-Day was written by a war reporter aboard a British destroyer.
An Aberdeen-born woman was privy to the secrets of the invasion through her work for a military boss.
A 90-year-old war veteran hoping to knock Ed Sheeran and Justin Bieber from the top of the UK singles chart penned his song about the D-Day landings after being “moved to tears” by a trip to France 25 years after being part of the invasion.
The BBC will mark the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings with a range of special programmes, beginning with the live commemorative event being attended by the Queen and US President Donald Trump.
A young man who is travelling the world to record the stories of Second World War combat veterans has visited the north-east.
These archive images show the moment Allied troops landed in Normandy on D-Day. Codenamed Operation Neptune, around 156,000 British and American soldiers landed in German-occupied France 74 years ago today in what is the largest seaborne invasion in history.
A 93-year-old Aberdeen-born veteran has received France's highest honour for his military services during World War 2.