D-Day +1 - June 7, 1944D-Day (June 6, 1944) was only the beginning of the struggle to liberate France. Ahead lay eleven more months of bitter fighting. On June 7, the Canadians began to push inland against vicious German counter-attacks. The battles in Normandy would see eleven months of hard fighting in Northwest Europe.
Nova Scotia Casualties Normandy Campaign - June 7, 1944 * opens to Canadian Virtual War Memorial