From the archives: The State's D-Day front of June 7, 1944

June 5, 2013 

The State Newspaper's front page on June 7, 1944, reporting on the events of the previous day, known as D-Day.


On June 6, 1944, Allied forces invaded Normandy at Omaha Beach to begin to retake France from the Germans. Here is The State's coverage the next day.

Some versions of our story feed do not include attached content. If you are on a device that does not show our June 7, 1944, front page, click here to view it directly.

For a more readable version (but much "weightier" to download), click here.

From the archive: The State's front page on June 7, 1944

Infographic: D-Day

The State is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere in the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.

Commenting FAQs | Terms of Service