Allied materials of war, including amphibious "ducks" and other armored vehicles, fills an invasion beach on the Normandy coast of France, protected by barrage balloons during World War II. The balloons also hover over ships anchored off shore waiting their turn to unload the reenforcement supplies on June 18, 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.