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Aftermath of the D-Day Invasion

Omaha Beach, June 1944

Omaha Beach, June 1944

New Orleans
Saturday, July 26, 2014

Author and professor John McManus talks about what happened in the days and weeks following the June 6, 1944 D-Day Invasion of Normandy, France. He explores some of the challenges the Allied forces faced; including the difficult terrain and the German fortifications in the towns surrounding the beaches. This event was part of the National WWII Museum’s commemoration of the 70th Anniversary of D-Day in June. 

Updated: Sunday, July 27, 2014 at 11:37am (ET)

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