75th Anniversary of D-Day


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. 


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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