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On This Day – June 6

June 6, 1944:

Four years and two days after Allied forces evacuated from the European mainland, they return in the Normandy landings, the largest amphibious military assault in history. By the end of the day, 5,000 vessels land 160,000 troops on the French coastline, launching the push to defeat Germany.

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Only the “Shadow”’truly knows for sure!

8 thoughts on “On This Day – June 6

  1. Dad this is so Amazing! Thank you for sharing a piece of history and for sharing Grandpa Knapp’s amazing artwork and war photograph too!!! You are the BEST! 🙂

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