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11 Striking Images That Show D-Day Landing Sites Then and Now

D-Day Landing Sites Then And Now: 11 Striking Images That Bring The Past And Present Together - The former Juno Beach D-Day landing zone, where Canadian forces once came ashore, in Saint-Aubin-sur-Mer, France. Once a scene of death and destruction, now a tourist's paradise.

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Loggerhead Marinelife Center in Juno Beach, Florida

Save sea turtles and get some cute pictures at Loggerhead Marinelife Center in Juno Beach, #Florida | www.getgreenbewell.com | @GetGreenBeWell

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James Doohan was to gain fame as Scotty on Star Trek. But on the outbreak of War in 1939 he joined the Royal Canadian Artillery serving as a lieutenant in 13th Field Regiment in the U.K. He landed on D-Day at Juno beach where late in the day he was seriously wounded being hit four times in a friendly fire incident. Evacuated to the U.K, on recovery he trained as an AOP pilot, and served as an artillery spotter from 1945 to the wars end flying Austers..

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Juno Beach Pier this morning, not the best sunrise but had some nice colors northeast. Aerial photo with DJI3. #lovefl ♠ re-pinned by http://www.waterfront-properties.com/

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I also live at a beach town and enjoy the luxury of going to the beach; I always go in the morning or at night time- it is too hot, otherwise- so maybe I could bring in some photos from Juno or Carlin park? There are plenty of opportunities for good shots in Jupiter.

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Juno Beach - 6 june 1944 Normandie - FRANCE. Where Canada, the Canadians landed on D Day. Canadian tank.

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Tallest German surrenders to short soldier in Second World War picture

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Juno Beach

Juno Beach in Corseulles sur mer by the Juno Beach Center #WWII www.travelfranceonline.com

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