June 6th, 1944

by alphamonkey on June 6, 2007 · 0 comments

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63 years ago today, the Allied forces crossed the English Channel in what remains the single largest sea-based invasion in human history.  Even with countless books, movies, games, and television shows dedicated to the opening salvo of Operation Overlord, the sheer scale of such an endeavor just completely boggles my mind.

Here’s to you, you brave and magnificent bastards.  You experienced a slice of reality that the rest of us can never comprehend. 

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