Monday, June 6, 2011

Anniversary: D-Day

June 6, 1944. The Allied invasion of Normandy began.

(image credit: "A LCVP (Landing Craft, Vehicle, Personnel) from the U.S. Coast Guard-manned USS Samuel Chase disembarks troops of the U.S. Army's First Division on the morning of June 6, 1944 (D-Day) at Omaha Beach". Robert F. Sargent, U.S. Coast Guard, via wikipedia)