Here is a cross section of the massive glider operations during the Normandy invasion, at an objective of the U.S. 9th Air Force, June 14, 1944. Gliders and tow planes are circling and many gliders have landed in fields at left and in middle distance. Note smashed glider at lower right. (AP Photo)
Gallery: Historical images of D-Day invasion
Jun. 06, 2013 @ 12:01 AM
The invasion of Normandy, France, known as D-Day, was June 6, 1944.