"Overlord"

"Overlord"


Normandy landings or operation «Overlord» (D-day) – is an operation by allied forces to land troops in France, which began in the early morning of 6 June 1944 and ended on 19 August 1944, when the allies crossed the river Seine. The operation opened the Western front in Europe in world war II. It is still the largest landing operation in history-it was attended by more than 3 million people who crossed The English channel (English channel) from England to Normandy.

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