Extremely rare and striking photos of the days leading up to and after the historic D-Day invasion have been put on display, nearly 70 years after World War II's dramatic turning point.
The full-colour images, taken by photographer
Frank Scherschel, display anxious American soldiers as they prepared for
Operation Overlord, the code name for the Battle of Normandy.
The photos also capture the celebratory tone
upon the June 6 invasion’s success
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