D - DAY
Jun 6, 1944 General Dwight D. Eisenhower launches Operation Overlord
Bloody scenes would immediately follow the landings in Normandy on D-Day, June 6, 1944, where 156,000 Allied troops descended on northern France in an effort to liberate Europe from Nazi occupation. Baring severe wounds, men of the American assault troops of the 16th Infantry Regiment are attended to by medics after storming Omaha Beach during the invasion. The wounded soldiers are seen waiting by the chalk cliffs at Collville-sur-Mer for evacuation to a field hospital for further treatment....