Operation Overlord also known as D-Day launched when over 156,000 American, British and Canadian forces landed on a 50-mile stretch of the heavily fortified coast of France’s Normandy region on June 6th, 1944. By August 1944 the forces had defeated the Germans.
June 14th – National Flag Day
A day to honor and recognize the significance of the Flag of the United States of America
June 20th – Fathers Day
June 20th – First day of Summer
June 24th – St. John the Baptist
This day commemorates the life of John the Baptist, a Jewish preacher who baptized Jesus in the Jordan River.
June 31st – St. Peter
The feast day of St. Peter celebrates the life a disciple of Jesus Christ who is best known for spreading Christianity throughout the world.