To commemorate the 70th anniversary of D-Day, here is a compilation of video and archival images.
Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower on the eve of the Normandy landings. More photos here.
Video: A veteran recalls his experience.
At 20, Leo Scheer found himself far from Huntington, Ind., in the U.S. Navy swimming, then crawling into France under German fire at Normandy on June 6, 1944.
"Dear Ma, Just a few lines tonight to let you know that I'm fine."