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[American soldiers landing on Omaha Beach, D-Day, Normandy, France]

Date June 6, 1944
Location Normandy France
Dimensions Image (Paper): 8 11/16 x 13 5/16 in. (22.1 x 33.8 cm)
Print medium Photo-Gelatin silver

The man to the left of the hedgehog has tentatively been identified as William P. Buell, a Private First Class in the 5th Engineers Special Brigade, attached to the 16th Regiment.


© Cornell Capa
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Credit line

The Robert Capa and Cornell Capa Archive, The LIFE Magazine Collection, 2005

Feedback Accession No. 1962.2005