D-Day in HD from HISTORY® recounts one of the most critical military operations of World War II with the words of those who lived it. The largest amphibious assault in history involving 5,000 Allied ships landed over 160,000 soldiers across a 50-mile stretch of Normandy beaches. Featuring newly-found color footage, the story is told in the first person as actors read from soldier diaries, oral histories and immediate post-combat interviews. Hear the words of famous leaders like Dwight D. Eisenhower, Erwin Rommel, Omar Bradley and Adolf Hitler, along with the thoughts of the unknown foot soldiers who fought and died in one of history’s bloodiest battles. You’ve never experienced this world-changing week in such a personal way.