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Heroes of d-day fascinating, inspiring stories and details about the american heroes of d-day who were recognized with the congressional medal of honor d-day links national d-day museum, founded by stephen ambrose d-day -- the cross-channel attack: a very brief introduction to the context of the normany invasion.
D-day, normandy, france june 6, 1944 d-day, normandy, france june 6, 1944 by brian williams and john barratt the atlantic wall after the invasion and subsequent fall of france in 1940, the german army controlled the entire coast of northern france. This text has been converted from a brief history of the us army in world war ii published by the us army center for military history. 5 great movies about d-day james garner and julie andrews pursue romance against the backdrop of world war ii in the americanization of emily. D-day's major effect on was to open a new front in the european war this forced germany to fight the russians on one front and the americans and british on the other.