Co-production with the BBC.
Two carrier pigeons who flew on D-Day receive medals for gallantry.
Allied armies invade Normandy coast of France - D-day landings.
British soldiers commemorate first anniversary of D-day - Eisenhower speaking in London.
Allied troops advance into France, Churchill visits Normandy + captured German newsreel.
Item shows troops, aeroplanes and ships preparing and crossing Channel for D-Day invasion.
After D-day landing on Normandy beaches, allied troops press on into rural France.