Voices of D-Day Landings
In the early hours of June 6th, 1944 Allied forces began the greatest military assault ever attempted. They came to Normandy by both air and sea with one objective: to get a toehold on the content and from there, began the long campaign that would result in the liberation of Europe and the end of the Second World War.
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