75th Anniversary of D-Day

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US Troops On D-Day

U.S. troops disembark from a landing craft and wade ashore onto Omaha Beach during the Normandy landings, June 6, 1944. 

WWII D-DAY NORMANDY INVASION

American soldiers sitting in foxholes on beaches of Normandy, France.

Normandy Landing

Allied ships, boats and barrage balloons off Omaha Beach after the successful D-Day invasion  (A barrage balloon is a large kite balloon used to defend against aircraft attack by raising cables which pose a collision risk, making an attacker’s approach more difficult.)

WH D-Day 75th Veterans.jpg

D-Day veterans at the 75th Anniversary Event in England (2019)

British D-Day Commemoration In Portsmouth

President Trump reads FDR speech.

France D-Day Anniversary

The Brave, a monument dedicated to the American soldiers who landed on Omaha Beach on D-Day.

 

About victoriaruss

I teach World History, Civics, AP Psychology, and AP Government at West Bladen High School.
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