D-Day - Task & Purpose
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The 4 most dangerous missions heroic US troops carried out on D-Day 76 years ago

As the sun set on the blood-stained beaches of Normandy, France on June 6, 1944, Supreme Allied Commander Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower's message to the thousands of Allied troops dispatched to carry out the largest amphibious landing in military history rang true: "Your task will not be an easy one. Your enemy is well-trained, well-equipped and battle-hardened. He will fight savagely"