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.
Two survivors of a small vessel which went down after colliding with a German mine, are brought aboard a U.S. Coast Guard landing craft, during Allied landing operations at Normandy, France, June 13, 1944. As the one at right already grasps the line to be pulled in, the other one waits while keeping afloat with a piece of wood. (AP Photo)