They still show up for anniversaries of D-Day, although there are fewer D-Day veterans every year.
Jim Bryant has been at every one “since it opened, just about.”
Bryant has written a book, called “Flying Coffins Over Europe,” about the use of gliders during World War II. It’s a subject he knows well as he served aboard them as a member of the 82nd Airborne Division. Bryant landed on D-Day in a Waco glider. one of five men handling a volatile cargo.