Photo #: 80-G-252793
Normandy Invasion, June 1944
Low tide leaves a pontoon causeway high and dry on "Omaha" Beach, 12 June 1944.
Note the ships offshore, part of the "Gooseberry" breakwater. These are the same group seen in Photo # 80-G-252753, but have considerably more freeboard showing in this image.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
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29 December 2003