Normandy Invasion (1944)

STARRING:
U.S. Coast Guard
DIRECTED BY:
GENRE:
Documentary, War
The United States Coast Guard produced this documentary in 1944 to show on­-the-­spot coverage of the Allied landings in Normandy that helped end the Second World War. More than 9,000 Allied soldiers lost their lives in what U.S. General Dwight Eisenhower called a “great crusade.” (BW)