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D-Day by the Numbers - A fascinating and sobering look at the realities of the D-Day invasion

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D-Day by the Numbers - A fascinating and sobering look at the realities of the D-Day invasion

Normandy Then and Now. This is why I'm a firm believer in knowing history and where you've been.

D-Day photos from 1944 and photos of vacationers at the exact same locations today [28 pics]

Normandy Then and Now. This is why I'm a firm believer in knowing history and where you've been.

Visiting Normandy's WW2 Sites & Memorials. See our list of WW2 and D-Day places to visit in Normandy, France. A Bucket list destination for anyone who's interested in military history. I made this list for our visit to Normandy, with kids. It covers all sorts of places, from museums to bunkers, and of course the famous beaches! Utah beach, here we come! Click through to read my guide for WW2 sites in Normandy.
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Visiting Normandy: WW2 D-Day Sites

Visiting Normandy's WW2 Sites & Memorials. See our list of WW2 and D-Day places to visit in Normandy, France. A Bucket list destination for anyone who's interested in military history. I made this list for our visit to Normandy, with kids. It covers all sorts of places, from museums to bunkers, and of course the famous beaches! Utah beach, here we come! Click through to read my guide for WW2 sites in Normandy.

Sainte-Mère-Eglise, important target for U.S. paratroops on the night of June 5th, 1944.
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Sainte-Mère-Eglise, important target for U.S. paratroops on the night of June 5th, 1944.

Photos Of D-Day Locations In Normandy Then And Now
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Photos Of D-Day Locations In Normandy Then And Now

It’s hard to imagine the D-Day Invasion in full swing, with soldiers storming the beaches and explosions peppering the coast, when you look at pictures of the beaches in Normandy, France today, but seventy years ago this was the place where the Allies would turn the tides of war and end the German occupation of France.Photographer Chris Helgren has compiled a series of photos that show key locations in the D-Day Invasion from then (June 6, 1944) and now, and needless to say there's a lot…

I’m excited to share our Normandy, France area itinerary today because this region of France SHOULD be on your bucket list! WWII D-Day sites, & more!

Normandy, France Area Itinerary - WWII sites, Mont. St. Michel & More! - World Traveling Military Family

I’m excited to share our Normandy, France area itinerary today because this region of France SHOULD be on your bucket list! WWII D-Day sites, & more!

Ranger Memorial - Pointe Du Hoc - Normandy
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A group of veteran German prisoners captured at Maltot, south west of Caen, Normandy. ‪#‎IronCross‬ ‪#‎WoundBadge‬ 23rd of July 1944. We think that some or all of these 'Veterans' could be from the Grenadier Regiment 980 (formerly 348), 272nd Infantry Division (formerly the 216th), which had been decimated on the Eastern Front in July 1943.

Stunning Normandy 1944 Photographs brought in Color | World Wars

WWII History comes alive when following stunning black and white photographs from Operation Overlord, Normandy 1944, are colorized and depict the true colors of Happiness, Horror and Fatigue of the Second World War.

Visiting Normandy's WW2 Sites & Memorials. See our list of WW2 and D-Day places to visit in Normandy, France. A Bucket list destination for anyone who's interested in military history. I made this list for our visit to Normandy, with kids. It covers all sorts of places, from museums to bunkers, and of course the famous beaches! Utah beach, here we come! Click through to read my guide for WW2 sites in Normandy.
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Visiting Normandy: WW2 D-Day Sites

Here's our list of D-Day sites & memorials to see when visiting Normandy - a Bucket List destination for anyone who's interested in WW2 military history.

Sainte-Mère-Eglise

Sainte-Mère-Eglise

Mulberry Harbor Wreckage, Arromanches, France

Mulberry B harbour, Arromanches

Les caissons Phoenix du Port Winston (Mulberry B). Beaucoup sont encore visibles de nos jours au large d'Arromanches. By June 9, just 3 days after D-Day, two harbours codenamed Mulberry 'A' and 'B' were constructed at Omaha Beach and Arromanches, respectively. However, a large storm on June 19 destroyed the American harbour at Omaha, leaving only the British harbour which came to be known as Port Winston at Arromanches. A complete Mulberry harbour was constructed out of 600,000 tons of…

The top four Normandy D-day battlefields to visit

Normandy: Four Iconic Battlefields - Postcards & Passports

Normandy was the site of one of the most important events in world history because of the sacrifices that were made on the battlefields of D-Day.

The Top 10 Normandy sights to see in this region of France: Mont St. Michel, D-Day landing beaches, market towns painted by the Impressionist painters.

Top 10 Sites to See in Normandy, France

The Top 10 Normandy sights to see in this region of France: Mont St. Michel, D-Day landing beaches, market towns painted by the Impressionist painters.

Itinerary for Normandy France, Etretat France, d-day sites, Mont Saint Michel with family and on a budget france
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Normandy France Itinerary

An Itinerary from an American family's visit to Normandy's D-Day Sites and Mont St. Michel.

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D-Day photos from 1944 and photos of vacationers at the exact same locations today [28 pics]

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Longues sur Mer Artillery Battery at Normandy, France. See our list of WW2 and D-Day places to visit in Normandy. A Bucket list destination for anyone who's interested in military history.
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Visiting Normandy: WW2 D-Day Sites

Longues sur Mer Artillery Battery at Normandy, France. See our list of WW2 and D-Day places to visit in Normandy. A Bucket list destination for anyone who's interested in military history.