2019: the 75th anniversary of the D-Day Invasion in France

On June 6, 1944 over 150,000 American, British, and Canadian soldiers stormed the sandy beaches of Normandy in the largest seaborn invasion in history. The first steps of these heroes symbolized the beginning of the end of Nazi occupation in France, and their ultimate defeat throughout Europe.
Throughout France, the 75th anniversary of the D-Day Invasion will commemorate the sacrifice of these brave soldiers and nurses who helped liberate France. Read on to discover more about this incredible chapter in history, and how it is being honored this year.