On October 1944 American Jewish soldiers were part of the victorious Allied armies that swept into Germany. A group of them, led by a cantor from Manhattan, conducted a special religious service at the city of Aachen. For the first time since the adv
June-August The Allies' Normandy Campaign & The Falaise Pocket. Note route of Group Arromanches > Bayeux > Caumont > Vire / Domfront (intended route - in Blue, before the German counter-attack of August.
With barrage balloons against enemy aircraft flying overhead, a long line of LCts is crossing the English Channel, bringing men and material to the beachheads in France, during the Allied invasion of Normandy, June (AP Photo/Irvin Bede)