U.S. soldiers are seen in the church of the small Normandy town of St. George D'Elle, July 15, 1944, after they captured the site from German troops, who used the church's steeple strategically as sniper position. (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.