The story behind the biggest seaborne invasion in history

The planning for the Allied invasion against the Nazi forces on June 6th 1944 took two years, cost thousands of lives and involved a deception of breathtaking audacity.

Presenting events through the eyes of the men and women who were there, this extraordinary D Day documentary explores the story in full.

With personal testimonies and compelling drama, this two-part World War II series recreates the biggest seaborne invasion in history.

This show is not currently available on BBC Select but browse through the below titles for more World War documentaries available to stream on BBC Select.

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