British troops, trucks, and ambulances stand on deck in readiness landing as the transport ship nears the coast of France, during the Allied invasion of the Normandy, on June 8, 1944. (AP Photo)
Gallery: Historical images of D-Day invasion
Jun. 06, 2013 @ 09:12 AM
The invasion of Normandy, France, known as D-Day, was June 6, 1944.