The Normandy landings (codenamed Operation Neptune) were the landing
operations on Tuesday, 6 June 1944 (termed
The U.S. Army remembers June 6, 1944: The World War II
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It is hard to conceive the epic scope of this decisive battle that foreshadowed the end of Hitlers dream of Nazi domination. Overlord was the largest air, land, and ...
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Participants describe the planning and execution of the Normandy invasion during World War II, and the battle for the French beaches. Includes a map and a ...
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Editorial Reviews. Amazon.com Review. Published to mark the 50th anniversary
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After the German conquest of France in 1940, the opening of a second front in western Europe was a major aim of Allied strategy during World War II. On June 6 ...