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D-Day “You are about to embark upon the Greatest Crusade... The eyes of the world are upon you.” Gen. Eisenhower, D-Day: June 6, 1944.


D-Day During World War II the allied forces planned to create a two front-war by continuing the battle on the east. Also to start a new battle on the western front. In June 1944 the United States, United Kingdom, and a few other countries started the attack. Operation Overload also known as D-Day.


Operation Overlord began on 6 June 1944. It involved 160 000 Allied troops at the Battle of Normandy and the D-Day Landings, and by August there were over 3 000 000 Allied troops in France.

from Mashable

'Full Victory — Nothing Else': Iconic D-Day Images for Its 70th Anniversary


D Day landing on Omaha Beach, Normandy, France. June 1944. I just can't imagine what was going through the minds of these men...

from The Stir

Remember D-Day With These Significant & Heart-Wrenching Photos

Operation Overload, otherwise known as D-Day, was the Allied invasion France, which was occupied by Axis powers. The beaches of Normandy were covered with he lost lives of thousands of American Soldiers.

from The Huffington Post

11 Striking Images That Show D-Day Landing Sites Then and Now

The former Juno Beach D-Day landing zone, where Canadian forces once came ashore, in Saint-Aubin-sur-Mer, France. Once a scene of death and destruction, now a tourist's paradise. | D-Day Landing Sites Then And Now: 11 Striking Images That Bring The Past And Present Together