A view from inside one of the landing craft after US troops hit the water during the Allied D-Day invasion of Normandy, France. The US troops on the shore are lying flat under German machine gun resistance.
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US Amb. Pamela Harriman, Gen. John Shalikashvili, First Lady Hillary Rodham & Pres. Bill Clinton at D-Day 50th anniversary event.
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U.S. President Ronald Reagan and wife Nancy walk among the crosses of the Normandy American Cemetery June 6, 1984 in Normandy, France. Reagan is visiting France on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the Omaha Beach invasion,...More
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Former President Dwight D. Eisenhower stands before rows of white crosses at the St. Laurent Cemetery during filming of the CBS Reports special, 'D-Day Plus 20 years: Eisenhower Returns to Normandy,' France.
United States 36th Engineer Combat Regiment soldiers and a group of French partisans face each other on a beach in Saint-Tropez, France, D-Day. The partisans were members of the French Forces of the Interior, and had been assigned...More
US infantrymen make their way past a wrecked German truck on the way to Avranches during the Allied invasion of Normandy.
General Omar Nelson Bradley (1893 - 1981) American General, in a jeep at his roadside command post during the Invasion of France, August 7, 1944.
American soldiers kneel in homage at the graves of their dead comrades near Sainte Mere Eglise.
Dazed German prisoners put their belongings into white sacks after being captured by American troops during the Allied push through Normandy following the D-Day invasion of France.
Mrs M Hale, whose husband is fighting in France, spends the day giving troops tea and refreshments in the road before her house, and entertaining them with accordion music.