Normandy: From D-Day to the Breakout: June 6 - July 31, 1944 - Blogged: June 19, 1944; Invasion of Cherbourg. #WWII #DDay #Europe #ThisDayInHistory #history
Russian women and children recently liberated from a German concentration camp lay flowers at the bodies of 4 dead American soldiers. Russian eye witnesses reported the Americans were slain by German officers after they surrendered - Hilden Germany 1945
Destroyed military vehicle amid rubble piled outside bullet scarred walls of the home of German Minister of Propaganda Joseph Goebbels, following the fall of the city to allied troops.
1941- Officer of the Royal Canadian Navy using a "voice gear" to direct fire of guns aboard a Canadian warship in the Atlantic.