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This is ‘the most valuable Second World War battle flag ever sold’. The Dutch buyer who bought this epic flag at...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 05, 2016

It's great for us to hear from World War II veterans, but even more impressive is listening their experiences of the D-Day. This happened at Cantigny Park, during 70th anniversary of D-Day and honor surviving World War II veterans.

On 7 June 2014 our friends of GreatestGenerationWWII and...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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Richard Duvalleroy is the name of the guy, who has gone storing vestiges of the Allied landing during last years in his farm, located in Berjou, a commune in the Orne department in the Basse-Normandie region in northwestern France. He is an important collector. He...read more

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 HQ Comando Supremo) June 10, 2015
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On the 71th anniversary, WW2live wishes remembering to the soldiers 12 soldiers received the medal for actions in the Normandy campaign. Nine of the medals were awarded posthumously.

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