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Normandy landings - Wikipedia


The Normandy landings (codenamed Operation Neptune) were the landing operations on Tuesday, 6 June 1944 (termed D-Day) of the Allied invasion of ...

Home | D-Day | June 6, 1944 | The United States Army


The U.S. Army remembers June 6, 1944: The World War II D-Day invasion of Normandy, France.

D-Day - World War II - HISTORY.com


Find out more about the history of D-Day, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.

Worrld War II — D-Day, the Allied Invasion of Normandy - National D ...


It is hard to conceive the epic scope of this decisive battle that foreshadowed the end of Hitlers dream of Nazi domination. Overlord was the largest air, land, and ...

D-Day: June 6, 1944 - The National WWII Museum


Learn about the D-Day invasion and view artifacts and primary sources from the operation.

American Experience . D-Day | PBS


Participants describe the planning and execution of the Normandy invasion during World War II, and the battle for the French beaches. Includes a map and a  ...

D-Day: Exploding the myths of the Normandy landings - CNN.com


Jun 6, 2016 ... On the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings in Normandy, northern France, historian James Holland separates truth from myth.

Dec 16, 2014 ... This educational documentary video covers the Normandy landings on June 6, 1944. More than 160000 Allied troops landed along a 50-mile ...

D-Day - United States Holocaust Memorial Museum


After the German conquest of France in 1940, the opening of a second front in western Europe was a major aim of Allied strategy during World War II. On June 6  ...

D-Day: June 6, 1944: The Battle for the Normandy Beaches ...


Editorial Reviews. Amazon.com Review. Published to mark the 50th anniversary of the invasion of Normandy, Stephen E. Ambrose's D-Day: June 6, 1944 relies ...

Monday, June 06, 2016
D-Day is a special anniversary in some countries, including the United States (U.S.), to remember Allied forces’ invasion of Normandy, France, in the Second World War.