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Americans Leaving Britain for Cross-Channel Attack

Americans Leaving Britain for Cross-Channel Attack World War II

American troops are onboard their landing craft, ready to leave Britain for their amphibious assault on German-occupied France. Their next stop will be Normandy; their next engagement will be the battle to break Germany's "Atlantic Wall."

The U.S. Army Center for Military History describes this picture:

View of an LCT with American troops and equipment loaded aboard awaiting the signal for the assault against the continent. England. Undated - June 1944.


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U.S. National Archives

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