Amphibious assaults on beachfronts are some of the most memorable images from conflicts like World War II. But, if Saving Private Ryan didn’t clue you in on it, they’re also not that pretty.
Here’s a video clip that I saw on Book TV, made by the British Royal Marines.
God Save the Queen!
Addendum: Does this remind anyone else of a certain current military conflict that is also a homophone with “a rock?”