Today marks the 70th anniversary of the Allied soldiers landing on the beaches of Normandy. Without the sacrifice these brave men made, the world would not be where it is today. Cockpit USA takes a moment of silence to remember the courage and sacrifice these incredible men made for their country and for the world.
Beginning on June 10 1940 until May 13 1943 and traversing deserts in Libya, Egypt, Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia, the North Africa Campaign was a battle between the Allied and Axis Forces. Two years in, the U.S. joined British forces in the campaign. Take a look at these fascinating images compiled and connected by History.com - as history fanatics and endorsers, we at Cockpit USA were enthralled!