Tag Archives: Normandy

ON THIS DAY

Sixty Nine years ago today, June the 6th 1944, an event occurred which played a major part in ending the Second World War. D-Day. The “D” does not stand for “Deliverance”, “Doom”, “Debarkation”, “Death” or anything resembling the terms that have

ON THE BEACH….

More America soldiers died in a D-Day rehearsal April 27-28, 1944, than on the actual June the 6th assault at Utah Beach. Attacks by Nazis torpedo boats and “friendly” fire took as many as 1500 American lives. The ‘Error’ was