June 6, 1944: American troops land at Omaha Beach for the invasion of Normandy known as D-Day. This photo is by Robert Capa of "Life" magazine. For an incredible story about how this image was taken while he dodged bullets, click through.
Robert Capa's D-Day pictures: 'The bullets chased me back every time'
A US paratrooper helping a wounded comrade to a nearby aid station - 24 March 1945 Photo by Robert Capa War correspondent Robert Capa jumped with the men of the 513 PIR, 17th Airborne Division, who spearheaded Operation Varsity, the airborne assault across the Rhine near the town of Wesel, Germany on 24 March 1945