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D-Day: How was the biggest ever seaborne invasion launched?

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D-Day by the Numbers - A fascinating and sobering look at the realities of the D-Day invasion

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The Normandy Invasion: The Story in Pictures The build-up of Omaha Beach. Reinforcements of men and equipment moving inland. SC193082

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D-Day: The Normandy Invasion. Soldiers move onto Omaha Beach during the Allied Invasion of Europe on D-Day, June 6, 1944. www.army.mil/d-day

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Troops Ready for D-Day Invasion of Normandy are Reviewed before Shipping Out, During WWII

U.S. Troops Ready for D-Day Invasion of Normandy are Reviewed before Shipping Out, During WWII, by Bob Landry #WWII #War

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Remembering D-Day, 66 years ago

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Operation Overlord, (also known as D-Day), began on June 6, 1944, when some 156,000 American, British and Canadian forces landed on five beaches along a 50-mile stretch of the heavily fortified coast of France’s Normandy region. The invasion was one of the largest amphibious military assaults in history and required extensive planning.

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French Town Is a Living D-Day Memorial

The French town of Sainte-Mere-Englise Is a Living D-Day Memorial. It was the first village in Normandy to be liberated by the Americans. An effigy of Private John M Steele who landed on the church tower.on D-Day, 6th June 1944. He was made famous in the film, The Longest Day

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