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Rare Color Photos of D-Day Show the Vivid Greatness of the Greatest Generation

June 6th marks the anniversary of the largest invasion in modern history, D-Day.

The goal: to free Europe from Nazi terror.

Who Were The Normandy Attackers?

The successful, Allied mission to gain a foothold in Northern France signaled the liberation of Europe but came at a steep cost. Hundreds of thousands died in the days of fierce fighting across the barbed wire beaches and entrenched French countryside. The iconic images of the chaos of the invasion were mostly captured in black and white.

But Getty Images has released rare color photographs which vividly depict the struggle and sacrifice of that day:

Now go and see some awesome color photos at this SOURCE

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