A little French girl finds three admirers from the ranks of American forces who have made a speedy and successful advance through Normandy, France on June From left to right, Private Robert D. Furra, Private Willie Johnson, and Private C.
'Pegasus Bridge' Vehicles including a Royal Signals jeep and trailer and RASC Leyland lorry on the Pont de Bénouville over the Caen Canal at Bénouville, Calvados, June The signallers are fixing telephone lines across the bridge.
Avro Lancaster of No. 514 Squadron RAF flies over the target area while dense clouds of smoke rise as bombs burst among the storage tanks during a daylight attack on an oil depot at Bec d'Ambes situated in the Garonne estuary, August
The British people's greatest day: Cynics will say it's time to move on. But today raise a glass to the sheer ingenuity, courage and bloody mindedness of Britons like Stan Hollis, who turned a potential disaster into awesome victory