D-Day Gallery: Remnants Left in the Sand

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Modern Omaha Beach

Credit: dynamosquito
On June 6, 1944, American troops landed on Omaha Beach, in Normandy, as part of an Allied offensive against German-occupied France. Obvious signs of the…Read More »

bloody battle that ensued are long gone from the beach itself, but geologists have found remnants of it among the sand grains.   Less «
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