Photo #: 80-G-231957
Normandy Invasion, June 1944
Warships bombard targets ashore in support of the "D-Day" landings on "Utah" Beach, 6 June 1944.
Photographed from USS Quincy (CA-71).
The ship in the left center distance appears to be USS Nevada (BB-36), which was stationed a mile or two southward of Quincy in "Utah" Beach's Fire Support Area One.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
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18 December 2003