It’s the event that is considered the beginning of the end of World War II. After meticulous and secretive planning the invasion of the Normandy beaches on D-Day, 6th June 1944, took place.
One of the largest amphibious assaults in military history saw 156,000 troops from Britain, America and Canada land on five beaches along a 50-mile stretch of the coast of France.
Reproduced from newspaper reports from witnesses, this book relives the action and provides an insight into the enormity and historic importance of that day and the weeks that followed.
The scans from original newspapers are bound in a choice of hardback green leatherette and is personalised with the recipient’s name up to 25 characters and a message of up to 5 lines and 30 characters per line on the inside page.