Erkunde 6. Juni 1944, Zweiter Weltkrieg und noch mehr!

Soldiers of the 82nd Airborne prepare for their historic D-Day jump. On June 6th, 1944, over 13,000 U.S. paratroopers would jump into Normandy including more than 2000 men from the 507th PIR.

Soldiers of the 82nd Airborne prepare for their historic D-Day jump. On June 6th, 1944, over 13,000 U.S. paratroopers would jump into Normandy including more than 2000 men from the 507th PIR.

U.S. nurses walk along a beach in Normandy, France on July 4, 1944, after they had waded through the surf from their landing craft. They are on their way to field hospitals to care for the wounded allied soldiers. (AP Photo)

U.S. nurses walk along a beach in Normandy, France on July 4, 1944, after they had waded through the surf from their landing craft. They are on their way to field hospitals to care for the wounded allied soldiers. (AP Photo)

Germans soldiers using a captured M2 .50 heavy machine gun in a rather complex and fully 360° entrenched position, notice the addition of the MGZ sight from the MG 34/42 when set up with a tripod.

Germans soldiers using a captured M2 .50 heavy machine gun in a rather complex and fully 360° entrenched position, notice the addition of the MGZ sight from the MG 34/42 when set up with a tripod.

A U.S. Army soldier pauses for a rest amongst the ruins during the Battle of Normandy. Saint-Sauveur-le-Vicomte, Manche, Lower Normandy, France. 16 June 1944.

A U.S. Army soldier pauses for a rest amongst the ruins during the Battle of Normandy. Saint-Sauveur-le-Vicomte, Manche, Lower Normandy, France. 16 June 1944.

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The schwere SS-Panzer-Abteilung 101 arrived in Normandy from Paris on 12 June 1944 after a road march conducted mostly during the night due to the Allied air threat. This is Tiger ‘222’ after arrival in its designated assembly area around...

The schwere SS-Panzer-Abteilung 101 arrived in Normandy from Paris on 12 June 1944 after a road march conducted mostly during the night due to the Allied air threat. This is Tiger ‘222’ after arrival in its designated assembly area around...

La plage Omaha Beach a la légende d'être hantée. Certains disent avoir entendu certains soirs des cris, une bataille, des coups de feu ... Souvenirs d'une nuit il y'a 70 ans ou la guerre a fait rage sur les plages Normandes.

Wer den Film James Ryan gesehen hat und dann auf dem Soldatenfriedhof in der Normandie steht, der hat dann schon ein mulmiges Gefühl.

A paratrooper from Rosen's stick, Private John Steele, landed on the church steeple inside Ste. Mère-Eglise and survived the night. He was hauled in by the Germans but escaped a few days later.  //Leonard Rosen was a  volunteer for the paratroops, the 82nd Airborne 'All-American' Division trooper survived four combat jumps in 1943-44. Even among elite paratroopers, such an achievement is noteworthy.//Check out the link for more about D Day.

A paratrooper from Rosen's stick, Private John Steele, landed on the church steeple inside Ste. Mère-Eglise and survived the night. He was hauled in by the Germans but escaped a few days later. //Leonard Rosen was a volunteer for the paratroops, the 82nd Airborne 'All-American' Division trooper survived four combat jumps in 1943-44. Even among elite paratroopers, such an achievement is noteworthy.//Check out the link for more about D Day.

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