A platoon of black American soldiers surround a farm house in an unknown French town, searching for a German sniper who had been holding up the advance of the Allied invasion of Normandy, France, June 14, 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.