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What were Operation Overlord, Operation Neptune and the Battle of Normandy? When did they take place?    The armed forces use codenames to refer to the planning and execution of specific military operations. Operation Overlord was the codename for the Allied invasion of north-west Europe. The assault phase of Operation Overlord was known as Operation Neptune. [Cont.]

What were Operation Overlord, Operation Neptune and the Battle of Normandy? When did they take place? The armed forces use codenames to refer to the planning and execution of specific military operations. Operation Overlord was the codename for the Allied invasion of north-west Europe. The assault phase of Operation Overlord was known as Operation Neptune. [Cont.]

Top Normandy D-Day Landing Beaches and World War II Sites

Top Normandy D-Day Landing Beaches and World War II museums and sites

Top Normandy D-Day Landing Beaches and World War II Sites

Top Normandy D-Day Landing Beaches and World War II museums and sites: Utah Beach D-Day Museum

Top Normandy D-Day Landing Beaches and World War II museums and sites

Top Normandy D-Day Landing Beaches and World War II museums and sites: Utah Beach D-Day Museum

Top Normandy D-Day Landing Beaches and World War II museums and sites: American World War II Cemetery in Normandy

Top Normandy D-Day Landing Beaches and World War II museums and sites

Top Normandy D-Day Landing Beaches and World War II museums and sites: American World War II Cemetery in Normandy

I am all for for historical trips and tours, so imagine my excitement when we visited the D-Day Beaches in Normandy, France! #travel #beach

D-Day Beaches in Normandy: A WWII Historical Tour

I am all for for historical trips and tours, so imagine my excitement when we visited the D-Day Beaches in Normandy, France! #travel #beach

The 10 Things You Need To Know About D-Day | Imperial War Museums

The 10 Things You Need To Know About D-Day | Imperial War Museums

~~D-Day, June 6, 1944 | l'm honored to say that my dad was there as a member of the 501st PIR of the 101st Airborne.~~

~~D-Day, June 6, 1944 | l'm honored to say that my dad was there as a member of the 501st PIR of the 101st Airborne.~~

Top Normandy D-Day Landing Beaches and World War II museums and sites: A Driving Tour of More Sites around Ste-Mere-Eglise and Utah Beach

Top Normandy D-Day Landing Beaches and World War II museums and sites

Top Normandy D-Day Landing Beaches and World War II museums and sites: A Driving Tour of More Sites around Ste-Mere-Eglise and Utah Beach

Top Normandy D-Day Landing Beaches and World War II museums and sites: Caen Memorial

Top Normandy D-Day Landing Beaches and World War II museums and sites

Top Normandy D-Day Landing Beaches and World War II museums and sites: Caen Memorial

Top Normandy D-Day Landing Beaches and World War II museums and sites: American World War II Cemetery in Normandy

Top Normandy D-Day Landing Beaches and World War II museums and sites

Top Normandy D-Day Landing Beaches and World War II museums and sites: American World War II Cemetery in Normandy

Rare Exhibit To Honour Heroes Of D-Day - http://www.warhistoryonline.com/war-articles/rare-exhibit-honour-heroes-d-day.html

Rare Exhibit To Honour Heroes Of D-Day - http://www.warhistoryonline.com/war-articles/rare-exhibit-honour-heroes-d-day.html

JUNE 6, 1944: D-Day. In the invasion of France, 150,000 Allied troops landed on the beaches of Normandy.  9,000 troops were killed or wounded in the assault   image: Normandy Beach

JUNE 6, 1944: D-Day. In the invasion of France, 150,000 Allied troops landed on the beaches of Normandy. 9,000 troops were killed or wounded in the assault image: Normandy Beach

Este cine circular está rodeado por las playas  en las que tuvo lugar el desembarco en Normandía, en junio 1944.

Este cine circular está rodeado por las playas en las que tuvo lugar el desembarco en Normandía, en junio 1944.