June 6th, 1944 — Normandy
Around three hundred French civilians were murdered yesterday and an undetermined number were injured during the first hours of the American invasion of continental Europe. Most of the French victims were due to artillery shots coming from the American fleet that was trying to hit German fortifications on the coast before thousands of soldiers proceeded to land on several of the beaches.
Read the whole thing here.
Disgusting, isn't it?
The hat tip goes to Dr. John Ray, again.