Photo #: 208-N-28828
Normandy Invasion, June 1944
Wirephoto of mined anti-landing obstructions emplaced off the Normandy coast as part of the German defensive system, circa early June 1944. Three pillboxes are visible in the background.
Photograph from the Office of War Information collection in the U.S. National Archives.
Online Image: 88KB; 515 x 765 pixels
Note: This image is somewhat disfigured by the horizontal scan lines and transmission static that is common in 1940s era wirephotos.
Click on the small photograph to prompt a larger view of the same image.
If you want higher resolution reproductions than this digital image, see: "How to Obtain Photographic Reproductions."
25 November 2003