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Boading Troop Carriers to Cross the English Channel

Boading Troop Carriers to Cross the English Channel Famous Historical Events Visual Arts World War II Disasters

These smiling GIs are boarding transport ships which will ferry them to the Normandy Coast.  This image is from the U.S. Army Center of Military History’s The Normandy Invasion:  The Story in Pictures, where it has this description:

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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Image, described above, online courtesy U.S. Army Center of Military History.

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