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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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'Into the Jaws of Death...' - U.S. Soldiers Landing at Normandy on D Day

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from Boston.com

Remembering D-Day, 66 years ago

Wreckage Of A Republic P-47, Which Crashed During The D-Day Invasion, Lies On The Battle-Scarred Beach Of Normandy, France. 22 June 1944. (U...

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An RAF Supermarine Spitfire receives its D-Day invasion stripes; Tangmere, Sussex, England - 5 June 1944

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American soldiers on Omaha Beach recover the dead after the June 6, 1944 D-Day invasion of France.

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Benches lined with people reading newspapers with headlines of the D-Day invasion; in Pershing Square Park, Los Angeles, California. (As a side note look at the sign in the lower corner, the path is for women and children and women with escorts)

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D-Day Invasion, June 7, 1944.

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Oscar winning actor Robert Montgomery (1904-1981), joined the U.S. Navy and served as Naval Attache on British destroyers hunting U-boats. He became a PT boat commander, and participated in the D-Day invasion on board a Destroyer. Montgomery served five years of active war duty, was awarded a Bronze Star, the Good Conduct Medal, the American Defense Service Ribbon, the European Theater Ribbon with 2 Battle Stars, one Overseas Service Bar, and promoted to the rank of Lt. Commander.

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Vintage Newspaper Headline World War 2 Allies Nazi France D Day Invasion WWII | eBay

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