Today in History – June 6

American soldier, diplomat, author, and painter John Trumbull was born on June 6, 1756, in Lebanon, Connecticut. Continue reading.

In the early morning hours of June 6, 1944, Americans received word that three years of concerted war efforts had finally culminated in D-Day, code-named Operation Overlord.  Continue reading.

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