Friday, February 27, 2009

Normandy: Operation Overlord

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A message from Dwight D. Eisenhower sent to General Marshall telling of the events that suspended the original set date of D-day. It simply tells of how the weather had been awful on the scheduled date and the visit Eisenhower had given the troops before the were deported for the operation.

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This picture shows wounded men from the 3rd battalion, receiving food after they had stormed the beaches of Omaha on June 6th, 1944, the day after the originally scheduled date for D-day.

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