The Normandy Invasion: The Story in Pictures Invasion. Carrying a full equipment, American assault troops move onto Utah Beach on the norther coast of France. Landing craft, in the background, jams the harbor.
War & Conflict, World War Two, France June Troops landing on the Normandy beaches during the D Day invasion, A rear view of the commando soldier ready to leave the landing craft and wade ashore to the beach (Photo by Popperfoto/Getty Images)
The Battle of Normandy Map ~ Normandy ~ France ~ "Operation Overlord" began on June It involved 160 000 Allied troops at the Battle of Normandy and the D-Day Landings. By August there were over 000 Allied troops in France. ~ World War II