On D-Day, 6 June , Allied forces launched a combined naval, air and land assault Codenamed Operation 'Overlord', the Allied landings on the Normandy .
The D-Day landing in , during WWII, was the biggest invasion by sea in history. Find out more about what happened and why it was.
An amazing armada of Allied troops, British, American, Canadian and more, landed on Normandy's beaches on 6th June to begin the liberation of Europe.
The D-Day landing of June 6, , ranks as the boldest and most successful large-scale invasion in military history and the most memorable WW2 moment.
Landing craft and ships unload troops and supplies at Omaha Beach a few days after D-Day. (Photo: Conseil Regional de Basse-Normandie / US National.
D-day landings scenes in and now – interactive. Peter Macdiarmid has taken photographs of locations in France and England to match.
It was launched on June 6, (D-Day), with the simultaneous landing of U.S., British, and Canadian forces on five separate beachheads in.
Read CNN's Fast Facts on D-Day and learn more about the Allied invasion of Normandy on June 6,