D-Day landing June 1944 Omaha Beach Normandy France. I want to go here to stand on the sands of Omaha Beach where my Father landed with the Infantry Division assault wave on June Thank you Dad.we all miss you.
Battle of Normandy, June On D-Day, Operation Overlord launches the invasion of German-occupied western Europe. Tank landing ships unload supplies on Omaha Beach, building up for the breakout from Normandy.
GO ou SW-B - World War II history gallery British troops land on the beaches of Normandy on D-Day, the beginning of the Allied invasion of France to establish a second front against German forces in Europe.
Photo Normandy Invasion, June 1944 Army troops wade ashore on "Omaha" Beach during the "D-Day" landings, 6 June They were brought to the beach by a Coast Guard manned LCVP. Photograph from the U. Coast Guard Collection in the U.
An American soldier guards German POWs alongside a road. Note that his sidearm is a captured German pistol, a nonstandard caliber not in U. service at the time. This shows what life was like for a solider and that they had to guard POW sometimes.