Photo #: USA C-739 (Color)
Normandy Invasion Preparations, 1944
U.S. Army Rangers await the invasion signal in a landing craft. Photographed in an English port, circa early June 1944.
One man is holding a "Bazooka" rocket launcher. Another has an M1 "Garand" rifle.
Photograph from the Army Signal Corps Collection in the U.S. National Archives.
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2 March 2004