Operation Neptune was the initial assault phase of the Allied invasion of France on 6 June 1944 (Operation Overlord was the codename for the invasion of the entire Normandy region). The Americans stormed the beaches of Omaha and Utah, the British at Sword and Gold beaches, and the Canadians came ashore at Juno beach. Allied paratroopers had dropped behind German lines the prevent reinforcements from coming to the front as the seaborne landing troops came ashore. A successful beachhead was established which allowed for the Allies to breakout into Northwestern France in their march to Germany.
Phenomenal drawing of the landing site on Omaha Beach, Dog White sector. Route shown is the exit route the troops took around 0855 hours on 6 June. Annotated are where landing craft were wrecked, bangalore torpedoes used, and German machine gun nests.
Result: Allied Victory
Dimensions (Width x Height): 11.9x15.5
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