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I want remembering Airborne Landings in Normandy using using World War Two Black and White photos that are researched and colourised in detail by Doug and other artists from the 'Colourisehistory Group'. I also have left some photos colourised made by other...read more

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 Lieutenant) June 06, 2016
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On June 6, 1944, nearly 160,000 Allied troops landed along a heavily fortified, 50-mile stretch of French coastline in the historic operation known as D-Day. More than 9,000 Allied soldiers were killed or wounded on the beaches of Normandy, but by day’s end, the...read more

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 HQ Batallón) June 04, 2016
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Operation Overlord was the code-name given to the Allied invasion of France scheduled for June 1944. The operation commenced on 6 June 1944 with the Normandy landings (Operation Neptune, commonly known as D-Day). A 1,200-plane airborne assault ...read more

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 HQ Batallón) May 12, 2016

It is an awesome footage. Sample images of soldiers on both sides, Allies and Axis, before and after the Normandy landings. In the warships, prior to landing and on land, once past the first most dangerous phases. It shows the liberation of the first French towns and villages, the penetration of...read more

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 Lieutenant) April 14, 2016

Awesome footage filmed in Normandy, France and Southern England in June, 1944. Title reads: "D-day - Greatest Combined Operation in World's History".  

Aerial shots of bombers over Northern France prior to the landings. They bomb coastline, "in softening of the German defences". Rockets...read more

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The Battle of Normandy was the beginning of the 'Great Crusade' in Northern Europe by the Western Allies. The air and seaborne landings in Northern France were the largest the world has ever seen, with meticulous planning for D-Day, yet marked by a surfeit of...read more

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 Lieutenant) January 27, 2016
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En Diciembre de 1944 el Ejército estadounidense se encontraba desmoralizado tras los desastres cosechados en la "Operación Market-Garden" de Holanda y en la Batalla del Bosque de Hürtgen, y falto de suministros debido a que las líneas de suministro se habían estirado demasiado,...read more

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 HQ Batallón) December 22, 2015
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The Ardennes offensive, with more than a million men involved, became the greatest battle of the war in Western Europe. American troops, taken by surprise, found themselves fighting two panzer armies. Belgian civilians fled, justifiably afraid of German revenge. Panic...read more

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 Lieutenant) September 18, 2015
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The frigid night air cut through the Lieutenant’s army issue coat as the stopped in the knee deep snow to survey the perimeter. A heavy snow continued to fall on this Christmas Eve 1944, but it was not a silent night. The flashes of artillery lit the sky and generated a rumble like distant...read more

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