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A British paratrooper greets a small boy, (Photo: National Army Museum/UK)

A British paratrooper greets a small boy, 1944. (Photo: National Army Museum/UK)

On the Morning of June British Paratroopers silenced the German gun battery at Merville and saved lives on the invasion beaches of Normandy during D-Day. D Day 1944, Battle Of Normandy, Operation Market Garden, Normandy Beach, D Day Landings, Ww2 Pictures, Military Diorama, History Photos, British History

Attack on The Merville gun battery during D-Day - Warfare History Network

On the Morning of June 6, 1944, British Paratroopers silenced the German gun battery at Merville and saved lives on the invasion beaches of Normandy during D-Day.

A weary Canadian Paratrooper rests in a slit trench: Juno Beach, Varaville, Normandy, June

Juno Beach, a weary 1st Canadian Paratrooper takes a rest in a slit trench. Varaville, Normandy. June 6, 1944.

Prisoners of the British Airborne Division in Normandy in June 1944 - Credit - British Airborne Normandy Ww2, D Day Normandy, Battle Of Monte Cassino, Winston Churchill, Military Beret, Airborne Army, British Army Uniform, Parachute Regiment, Ww2 Pictures

Prisoners of the British 6th Airborne Division in Normandy in June 1944 - Credit - 6th British Airborne

Bénouville, installation sur place d'un planeur Horsa, identique à ceux utilisés par les paras britanniques pour prendre d'assaut le pont sur le canal de Caen à la mer Le Jour Le Plus Long, Omaha Beach, D Day Landings, Navy Air Force, Caen, Paratrooper, Army & Navy, Normandy, Gliders

Où a été tourné "Le Jour le plus long?"

Darryl Zanuck s’est battu pour que le film, "The Longest Day", "Le Jour le plus long", soit tourné en noir et blanc.

Trooper of Canadian Parachute Battalion, British Airborne Division wearing a MkI Airborne Helmet with leather chin strap and heavily scrimmed net, England, June On the evening on 5 June 1944 the battalion was transported to France in. Royal Canadian Navy, Canadian Army, D Day Normandy, Man Of War, Military Units, King And Country, Paratrooper, Armed Forces, World War Two

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British paratroopers near Caen in Normandy just after D-Day (ca. June Notice the German sign pointing toward Caen, and the glider visible on a field in the background. Both soldiers appear to be armed with Sten guns. Military Photos, Military History, Omaha Beach, D Day Normandy, Normandy Ww2, Parachute Regiment, Lance Corporal, D Day Landings, Cherbourg

[Photo] Lance Corporal A. Burton and Lance Corporal L. Barnett of British 6th Airborne Division at a road junction near Ranville, France, 7 Jun 1944; note Horsa glider in background

[Photo] Lance Corporal A. Burton and Lance Corporal L. Barnett of British 6th Airborne Division at a road junction near Ranville, France, 7 Jun 1944; note Horsa glider in background | World War II Database

Glider troops of Airborne Division beside their Horsa, which crashed through a stone wall on landing near La Haute Ecarde on the western end of DZ ‘N’ between Ranville and Sallenelles, June Pin by Paolo Marzioli Normandy Ww2, D Day Normandy, Normandy Invasion, Churchill, D Day Invasion, Operation Market Garden, D Day Landings, Ww2 Pictures, Ww2 Photos

6th Airlanding Brigade | 6th Airborne Division | D-Day | Ranville | "Churchill's reply" - "La réponse de Churchill"

Sergeant Jack Long of the Independent Parachute Company preparing for Normandy. The mission of this unit is initially to tag Drop Zone and Landing Zone (for gliders) of the British Airborne. Uncle Sam's Misguided Children, Parachute Regiment, Jack Long, Ww2 Pictures, Normandy France, Paratrooper, D Day, Special Forces, Military History

Le départ des parachutistes - Normandie-1944, L'été de la Liberté

Initialement prévu pour le 5 juin, le débarquement allié est reporté de 24h par le général Eisenhower, à...