D-Day landings, land operations, 1944

D-Day landings, land operations, 1944

C021/1170 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 25.2MB

Downloadable file size: 5.4MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: D-Day landings, land operations. Members of the US Army's 1st Battalion, 355th Engineers, clearing a path through wrecked streets in Saint-Lo, Normandy, France, so that traffic could move by road from Omaha Beach following the D-Day landings. The D-Day landings of 6 June 1944 successfully liberated the Normandy coast of Nazi-occupied France, contributing to the Allied victory in World War II. At a strategic crossroads, the town of Saint-Lo was almost completely destroyed in the Battle of Normandy as Allied and German troops fought for control of the area.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1900s, 1940s, 1944, 1st battalion, 20th century, 355th engineers, allied, allies, battle, black-and-white, buildings, clearing, d-day, driving, europe, european, france, french, historical, history, house, human, inland, invading, invasion, june, land army, landings, men, military, monochrome, normandy, people, person, road, ruin, ruins, saint lo, saint-lo, second world war, small group, soldiers, st lo, street, town, troops, truck, us army, vehicle, village, war, warfare, world war 2, world war ii, ww2, wwii

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.