Tuesday, June 06, 1944  — Monday, August 21, 1944

listed in Places the United States has Bombed

Normandy

This is part of the bomb sites series by elin o'Hara slavick. Also available in book form: Bomb After Bomb: A Violent Cartography.

D-Day or Invasion Beaches, Normandy, France, "Operation Overlord," June 6, 1944 was the largest military invasion of the world. Allied troops sent: 12,000 aircraft, 150,000 troops, 20,000 airborne troops, 5,300 ships, and 1,500 tanks.


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