D-DAY - ALLIED FORCES DURING THE INVASION OF NORMANDY 6 JUNE 1944

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  • EA 26941
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  • object name: Official photograph
  • object category: Black and white
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© IWM (EA 26941)

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The scene on Omaha assault area after the initial landings on 6 June 1944, showing naval vessels massed offshore. In the foreground, LSTs (Landing Ship Tank), which have grounded on the beach, are unloading directly onto the shore.

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