D-Day, Normandy: On the Beach
This staunch craft in which men were trained for landings on many practice beaches met its fate along with its crew on a Normandy beach on D-Day.
This gutted wreck that had mobile anti-aircraft vehicles aboard was completely ravaged by flames after being hit.
After a raid on France, Allied bombers fly over the troops. Men in the foreground are remnants of a beach battalion that suffered severe losses during the initial landings.