1 March 2010
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Q.When was the Omagh bombing?
A.The Omagh bombing took place on 15 Aug 1998, killing 29 people. A 500lb car bomb was used in the attack. The IRA claimed responsibility.
Q.Were any parts of Saving Private Ryan filmed in the actual Normandy bunkers?
A.The Normandy bunkers were not used in the filming of Saving Private Ryan. The Omaha landings were filmed in Ireland. The cemetery at Calvados was real.
Q.What were the normandy beaches on d day
A.The 5 landing beaches in Normandy during World War 2 were Utah, Omaha, Gold, Juno and Sword. The first two were assigned to American tank forces.