Today in History - June 6
Sunday, Jun 6 2010 by kjfitz
1944 – Alaska Airlines commences operations.
1944 – World War II: Battle of Normandy begins. D-Day, code named Operation Overlord, commences with the landing of 155,000 Allied troops on the beaches of Normandy in France. The allied soldiers quickly break through the Atlantic Wall and push inland in the largest amphibious military operation in history.