Today’s Memorable U. S. Event
WW II, June 6, 1944 - D-Day
The Normandy landings, also known as Operation Neptune were the landing operations of the Allied invasion of Normandy, in Operation Overlord, during World War II. The landings commenced on Tuesday, 6 June 1944 (D-Day), beginning at 6:30 AM British Double Summer Time (GMT+2). In planning, D-Day was the term used for the day of actual landing, which was dependent on final approval.
World War Cycle – Depression / World War II Era – Fourth Turning, Crisis (1930-1944)