June 6 - a day engraved in our nation's history. We all think about the bravery of our forefathers on that day, and the sacrifices they endured. However, there was a June 5 - the day before.
Earl of Just The Library Keeper has an excellent post up on that subject. Earl has seen the elephant. His perspective, IMHO, is much more relevant than anything I could say. Go read, you won't regret it.