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D-Day - Americans Land on Normandy's Coast

D-Day - Americans Land on Normandy's Coast World War II

As American troops reach the Normandy coast, on D-Day, many were attacked, and killed, in their landing craft.

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

Members of an American landing party lend helping hands to other members of their organization whose landing craft was sunk by enemy action on the coast of France.

These survivors reached Omaha Beach, by using a life raft. Photographer: Weintraub, 6 June 1944. SC190366.


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U.S. National Archives

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