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D-Day naval deceptions (1,866 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article

Operation Titanic, which was intended to confuse the Germans about the D-Day airborne forces. It is unclear whether the operations were successful, due
D-Day (military term) (671 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
landings. In the military, D-Day is the day on which a combat attack or operation is to be initiated. The best known D-Day is June 6, 1944—the day of
Normandy landings (10,049 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Invasion of Normandy. For the use of D-Day as a general military term, see D-Day (military term). For other uses, see D-Day (disambiguation). "Operation Neptune"
Brothers in Arms: D-Day (478 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Brothers in Arms: D-Day is a first-person shooter video game in the Brothers in Arms series for the PlayStation Portable. It uses the Unreal Engine 2
Invasion of Normandy (6,296 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
invasion of Normandy. The first day of the landings (commonly known as D-Day) is covered in more detail at Normandy landings. For earlier invasions of
D-Day Remembered (43 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
D-Day Remembered is a 1994 American documentary film directed by Charles Guggenheim. It was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature
Omaha Beach (10,922 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
support provided by the U.S. Navy and elements of the British Royal Navy. On D-Day, the untested 29th Infantry Division, along with nine companies of U.S.
D-Day Museum (170 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The D-Day Museum is located in Southsea, near Portsmouth in Hampshire, England. Opened in 1984 by Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother, it tells the story
D-Day (2013 film) (2,243 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
D-Day is a 2013 Indian action spy thriller film co-produced by DAR motion pictures and Emmay Entertainment Private Limited. The movie is directed by Nikhil
D-Day the Sixth of June (951 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
D-Day the Sixth of June is a 1956 romantic war film made by 20th Century Fox. It was directed by Henry Koster and produced by Charles Brackett from a
Ike: Countdown to D-Day (1,275 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ike: Countdown to D-Day is a 2004 American television film originally aired on the American television channel A&E, directed by Robert Harmon and written
Gigwise (818 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Music webzine Registration Optional Available in English Owner Giant Digital Created by Simon Perlaki and Andy D Day Launched 2001 Current status Online
Australian contribution to the Battle of Normandy (6,937 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
a small portion of the Allied force. The Australians who supported the D-Day invasion included between 2,000 and 2,500 RAAF airmen in Australian squadrons
National D-Day Memorial (937 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The National D-Day Memorial is a war memorial located in Bedford, Virginia. It serves as the national memorial for American D-Day veterans. However, its
D-Day (video game) (233 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
D-Day is a real-time strategy war-game, that is set during and after the Normandy D-Day landings in 1944. The game features fully rendered 3D viewable
Dino D-Day (600 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Dino D-Day is a multiplayer team-based first-person action video game developed by 800 North and Digital Ranch and published by Valve Corporation. It
Operation Perch (6,680 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
encircle and seize the German occupied city of Caen, which was an Allied D-Day objective in the early stages of the Operation Overlord. Operation Perch
Axis & Allies: D-Day (333 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Allies: D-Day is the fifth version of the strategy board-game Axis & Allies, released on June 11, 2004 as a celebration of the 60th anniversary of D-Day during
Operation Cobra (5,759 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
offensive launched by the First United States Army seven weeks after the D-Day landings, during the Normandy Campaign of World War II. American Lieutenant
D-Day Daily Telegraph crossword security alarm (783 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The D-Day Daily Telegraph crossword security alarm arose in 1944 when codenames related to the D-Day plans appeared as solutions in crosswords in the popular
D-Day Dodgers (1,102 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The D-Day Dodgers is a term for those Allied servicemen who fought in Italy during the Second World War, which also inspired a popular wartime soldier's
BBC History of World War II (406 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Holmes. 8. D-Day 6.6.1944 (2004, 2 Episodes, 90 minutes, 16:9 Anamorphic, 1 Disc) Docudrama on the events surrounding D-Day. 9. D-Day to Berlin (2004
National World War II Museum (951 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
The National World War II Museum, formerly known as the National D-Day Museum, is a museum located in the Central Business District of New Orleans, Louisiana
D-Day (game) (245 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
D-Day is a board wargame published by Avalon Hill first in 1961 and later re-released in 1965, 1971, 1977 and 1991. An operational/strategic simulation
Bedford, Virginia (1,180 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
killed on D-Day. Three other Bedford soldiers died later in the Normandy campaign. Proportionally this community suffered the nation's severest D-Day losses
Overlord embroidery (232 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Needlework from designs by artist Sandra Lawrence. It commemorates the D-Day invasion of France during World War II. It tells the story of Operation
Falaise pocket (4,720 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
article: Operation Overlord Early Allied objectives in the wake of the D-Day invasion of German-occupied France, included the deep water port of Cherbourg
Ozeville (58 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the D-Day diary of Capt Walter Marchand, US Army, Medical Corps. Ozeville was assaulted on June 8th (D-Day+2) and finally taken on June 13th (D-Day+7)by
Beachhead (343 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
beachhead; i.e. Neptune was the first part of Overlord. According to the D-Day Museum: The armed forces use codenames to refer to the planning and execution
The Purple Monster Strikes (1,494 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Movie serial. It was also released as a television film under the title D-Day on Mars (1966). The original production title for the serial was The Purple
The Lost Evidence (82 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
series was made up of 23 fifty-minute episodes with the exception of the D-Day episode, which is 100 minutes in length (or 1 hour and 40 minutes). The
Battle of Villers-Bocage (10,034 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
control of Caen as vital to the Normandy battle. In the days following the D-Day landings on 6 June, the Germans rapidly established strong defences in front
Theodore D. Day (197 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Theodore D. Day (April 20, 1917 – December 22, 2003) was an American farmer and politician from New York. He was born on April 20, 1917, in New York City
Operation Overlord (10,301 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
June 1944 with the Normandy landings (Operation Neptune, commonly known as D-Day). A 1,200-plane airborne assault preceded an amphibious assault involving
2nd Canadian Armoured Brigade (746 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
in north-west Europe during the Second World War, landing in Normandy on D-Day and remaining in combat up to VE-Day. Soon after 3rd Canadian Tank
Battle of Verrières Ridge (3,281 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
and dominating the countryside between Caen and Falaise. Although a major D-Day objective for Commonwealth forces, the Allied push inland was halted short
Juno Beach (9,952 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
west of the British beach Sword. The objectives of the 3rd Division on D-Day were to cut the Caen-Bayeux road, seize the Carpiquet airport west of Caen
LCT 7074 (740 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
17th LCT Flotilla during Operation Neptune, the naval dimension of the D-Day landings in June 1944. The vessel was decommissioned in 1948, and presented
Oklahoma D-Day (979 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Oklahoma D-Day is the world's 2nd largest scenario game of paintball that recreates events of World War II, held at Oklahoma's D-Day Adventure Park in
Roommates (2006 film) (150 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Roommates (Hangul: 디데이; RR: D-day) is a 2006 South Korean film and the third installment of the 4 Horror Tales film series, all with different directors
D-Day: The Great Crusade (98 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
two mapsheets regulates movement at the scale of 1.5 km per hexagon. Each turn represents one day of time. D-Day: The Great Crusade at BoardGameGeek
Operation Charnwood (7,713 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Normandy and Operation Overlord The Norman city of Caen was one of the D-Day objectives for the British 3rd Infantry Division which landed on Sword Beach
No. 175 Squadron RAF (170 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
under canvas on temporary landing grounds in a matter of days after the D-Day landings. The squadron initially flew Hawker Hurricane fighters and was
Operation Tractable (4,044 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ottawa. OCLC 829337883. Retrieved 2013-05-19.  Van der Vat, D. (2003). D-Day; The Greatest Invasion, A People's History. Toronto: Madison Press. ISBN 1-55192-586-9
No. 168 Squadron RAF (274 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
American Mustang on missions over occupied Europe and in support of the D-Day landings. The squadron was formed on 15 June 1942 at RAF Snaithwell from
National Pigeon Service (695 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
believed to have been sent from France on June 6, 1944 during the World War II D-day invasion. The message consists of 26 five-letter groups, with the first
Thruxton Circuit (570 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
for troop-carrying aircraft and gliders, including operations during the D-Day landings. The circuit has been used to host motor racing events since 1950;
A Distant Shore: African Americans of D-Day (739 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A Distant Shore: African Americans of D-Day is a television documentary program that was produced for The History Channel by Flight 33 Productions in
Mulberry harbour (2,701 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the invading army and assembled off the coast of Normandy as part of the D-Day invasion of France in 1944. The Dieppe Raid of 1942 had shown that
American airborne landings in Normandy (7,929 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Airborne and 101st Airborne Divisions made night parachute drops early on D-Day, June 6, followed by 3,937 glider troops flown in by day. As the opening
A Distant Shore: African Americans of D-Day (739 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
A Distant Shore: African Americans of D-Day is a television documentary program that was produced for The History Channel by Flight 33 Productions in
The Longest Day (book) (501 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Day is a book by Cornelius Ryan published in 1959, telling the story of D-Day, the first day of the World War II invasion of Normandy. It includes details
Utah Beach (4,768 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
assigned to defend the area were mostly poorly equipped non-German conscripts. D-Day at Utah began at 01:30, when the first of the airborne units arrived, tasked
Operation Gambit (202 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
delay caused by bad weather, remained in position until 4:30am on 6 June (D-Day) when they surfaced, erected the navigational aids, an 18-foot telescopic
Lepe, Hampshire (831 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Lepe Country Park, with a mile of beach, pine-fringed cliffs, historic D-Day remains, and wild flower meadows. There is a cafe-and-shop open all year
Leonard Dawe (820 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
in 1944 was interrogated on suspicion of espionage in the run-up to the D-Day landings. Dawe was born in Brentford in west London and was educated at
Ontario Highway 416 (3,530 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
commemorated as the Veterans Memorial Highway on the 54th anniversary of D-Day in 1998. The final link was officially opened by a World War I veteran and
Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial (984 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
OCLC 60527603.  Complete List of Memorial Events for 65th Anniversary of D-Day American D-Day: Omaha Beach, Utah Beach & Pointe du Hoc World War II Normandy American
Lower Peover (152 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
where they discussed plans about many military operations, most notably D-day. Listed buildings in Nether Peover St Oswald's Church, Lower Peover
Operation Titanic (1,120 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
was one of several deception operations involving the Royal Air Force on D-Day; others were Operations Glimmer and Taxable, executed by No. 218 Squadron
2nd Battalion 28th Marines (699 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
across the island cutting it in two and then assault Mount Suribachi. On D-Day+1, in a cold rain, 2/28 prepared to assault the mountain. The battalion's
Operation Mallard (1,999 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Mallard was the third airborne operation involving units of the division on D-Day. The first, Operation Deadstick, had captured what are now known as the
The Longest Day (film) (2,104 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
based on the 1959 history book The Longest Day by Cornelius Ryan, about D-Day, the Normandy landings on June 6, 1944, during World War II. The film was
Frederick William Shotton (297 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Normandy beaches helped allied commanders decide which were the best to use on D-Day. From May 1941 to September 1943, based in Egypt, he used hydrogeology to
Operation Epsom (8,951 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Invasion of Normandy and Operation Overlord The Normandy town of Caen was a D-Day objective for the British 3rd Infantry Division that landed on Sword Beach
USS Nevada (BB-36) (6,934 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
battleship present at both Pearl Harbor and the Normandy landings. After D-Day, the Allies headed to Toulon for another amphibious assault, codenamed Operation
French Senior Open (172 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
tournament Elf Seniors Open 1998 Brian Waites -  England 1995-97 No tournament D Day Seniors Open 1994 Brian Waites -  England 1993 No tournament La Bresse Seniors
Nathalie Sergueiew (535 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
played a significant role in deceiving the Germans about the location of the D-Day landings. Sergueiew was born in Saint Petersburg, Russia (niece of General
Gold Beach (6,427 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
0 km) short of their D-Day objectives. Bayeux, a primary D-Day objective for 50th Division, was captured on 7 June. By the end of D-Day, the 50th Division
No. 268 Squadron RAF (461 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
American Mustang on missions over occupied Europe and in support of the D-Day landings. The squadron was formed in August 1918 at Kalafrana, Malta
3rd Division (United Kingdom) (3,514 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the Crimean War, the Second Boer War, the Battle of France (1940) and D-Day (1944). It was commanded for a time, during the Second World War, by Bernard
D-Day -1 (199 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
D-Day - 1 was a short propaganda film produced shortly before the end of the Second World War to boost the 7th war bond drive. It focused on the experiences
Merville Gun Battery (369 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
attacked by Allied forces during the Normandy Landings commonly known as D-Day. Further information: Battle of Merville Gun Battery The Merville Battery
Pointe du Hoc (2,221 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
German army fortified the area with concrete casements and gun pits. On D-Day (6 June 1944) the United States Army Ranger Assault Group assaulted and
Exercise Tiger (2,465 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
was the code name for one in a series of large-scale rehearsals for the D-Day invasion of Normandy, which took place on Slapton Sands or Slapton Beach
352nd Infantry Division (Wehrmacht) (913 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
outfit, the 352nd became notable for its tenacious defense of Omaha Beach on D-Day, 6 June 1944. The 352nd was formed in November 1943 in France, commanded
Sword Beach (3,708 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
After delays, due to both logistical difficulties and poor weather, the D-Day of Overlord was moved to 6 June 1944. Eisenhower and Bernard Montgomery
Dorset (10,946 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
harbours of Portland and Poole were two of the main embarkation points on D-Day. Dorset has a varied landscape featuring broad elevated chalk downs, steep
Daniel Lindström (259 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
contains songs written in Swedish by the singer himself. His third album, D-Day, was released in January 2009. He is currently living with his wife and
V for Victory: D-Day Utah Beach (1,317 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
V for Victory: D-Day Utah Beach is a turn-based strategy wargame for the Macintosh and MS-DOS developed by Atomic Games in 1991 and distributed by Three-Sixty
Axis & Allies Miniatures (4,626 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Uncommon) Focke-Wulf Fw 190A (D-Day; Aircraft; Rare) Fortress Defender (D-Day; Infantry; Common) Grizzled Veteran (D-Day; Hero; Uncommon) Hummel (Eastern
Mission Albany (4,081 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
southeast corner of the Cotentin Peninsula of France five hours ahead of the D-Day landings. The landings were badly scattered by bad weather and German ground
Mission Detroit (268 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
way northwards towards the ports at Cherbourg. Casualties for the 82nd on D-Day were about 1,260 of 6,600, or about 20%. On 6 June 1944 the heavier elements
Cybele-class mine destructor vessel (539 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
class, HMS Cybele and HMS Cyrus were built in 1944; one was lost following D-Day, while the other survived the war only to be scrapped shortly thereafter
Operation Hardboiled (1,428 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Operation Fortitude: The True Story of the Key Spy Operation of WWII that Saved D-Day (1. publ. ed.). London: Collins. ISBN 978-0-00-731353-2.  Rankin, Nicholas
Bénouville, Calvados (520 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
- and possibly most vital - battle of the Allied invasion of Europe on D-Day, June 6, 1944. From 12.15 am (British Double Summertime = 23:15 German/Middle-European
Le Télégramme (157 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
by members of the French Resistance as the Germans retreated following D Day and the Normandy landings of 6 June 1944. The paper is distributed in Finistère
442d Operations Group (1,146 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
June 1944, D-Day invasion. In September 1944, the 442d flew units of the 101st Airborne into Belgium during Operation Market Garden. After D-Day, the 442d
Paul Rogers (soldier) (750 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Captain Herbert Sobel. Rogers made his first combat jump into Normandy on D-Day. James Alley, who jumped right before Rogers, had trouble getting out of
Maisy battery (638 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Czechoslovakia and Poland and the Wehrmacht run battery was not marked on Allied D-Day maps which were released to the invasion troops. However, there remains
Battle for Caen (6,522 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
take the French city of Caen, one of the largest cities in Normandy, on D-Day. Caen was a vital objective for several reasons. Firstly, it lay astride
St. Augustine Saints (103 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
who played minor-league or semipro ball, to die while taking place in the D-Day Invasion. During the 1927 season, the team was briefly known as the Waycross
SS Jeremiah O'Brien (984 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
O'Brien is a rare survivor of the 6,939-ship armada that stormed Normandy on D-Day, 1944,a and one of only two currently operational World War II Liberty ships
Crisbecq Battery (942 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
subject to frequent aerial bombardments but it was still operational on D-Day, 6 June 1944. On this day, the battery was engaged in combat with the Allied
Operation Bodyguard (3,485 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the Germans during the Normandy landings on June 6, 1944 (also known as D-Day) and delayed German reinforcements to the region for some time afterwards
Pegasus Bridge (1,049 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
member of the invading Allied armies to die as a result of enemy fire on D-Day. One glider, assigned to the capture of the river bridge, landed at the
Wyandotte, Oklahoma (596 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
under age 18 and 8.2% of those age 65 or over. Main article: Oklahoma D-Day Every year in June, Wyandotte hosts one of the largest scenario paintball
Longest Day (183 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
midnight), see Daylight Saving Time. For the book, movie and game related to D-Day, see The Longest Day. Longest Day is an original novel by Michael Collier
Operation Bodyguard (3,485 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the Germans during the Normandy landings on June 6, 1944 (also known as D-Day) and delayed German reinforcements to the region for some time afterwards
422d Test and Evaluation Squadron (2,177 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Force in England in the spring of 1944, prior to the D-Day landings in France. During the run-up to D-Day, the squadron trained with Royal Air Force night
Leonard T. Schroeder (1,617 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
was the first American soldier to come ashore from a landing craft in the D-Day invasion. Schroeder was born in the Baltimore suburb of Linthicum Heights
Wyandotte, Oklahoma (596 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
under age 18 and 8.2% of those age 65 or over. Main article: Oklahoma D-Day Every year in June, Wyandotte hosts one of the largest scenario paintball
RAF Uxbridge (6,003 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
during the evacuation of Dunkirk in May 1940 (Operation Dynamo) and the D-Day landings (Operation Overlord). It was here that Winston Churchill first
RAF Ashford (564 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
for the temporary Advanced Landing Ground airfields built in France after D-Day, required as the Allied forces moved east across France and Germany. It
First United States Army Group (456 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
was a fictitious paper command Allied Army Group in World War II prior to D-Day, part of Operation Quicksilver, created to deceive the Germans about where
Battle of Merville Gun Battery (2,087 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Kershaw, p.307 Harclerode, pp.319–320 Buckingham, William F. (2005). D-Day The First 72 Hours. Stroud, Gloucestershire: Tempus Publishing. ISBN 0-7524-2842-X
Bill Millin (1,238 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Simon Fraser, 15th Lord Lovat, commander of 1 Special Service Brigade at D-Day. Millin was born in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada on 14 July 1922 to a
Southwick House (395 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
requisitioned and became the new home of HMS Dryad. In 1943, with the planning for D-Day already underway, the house was chosen to be the location of the advance
What Have We Learned, Charlie Brown? (630 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
in the United States, and one week prior to the 39th anniversary of the D-Day Invasion. The special directly follows the events of the 1980 theatrical
Paddy (pigeon) (184 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
fastest pigeon to arrive back in England with news of the success of the D-Day invasion, out of hundreds dispatched. He flew 230 miles across the English
John Howard (British Army officer) (2,346 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bénouville and Ranville in Normandy, France on 6 June 1944 as part of the D-Day landings during the Second World War. These bridges spanned the Caen Canal
France and Germany Star (406 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
France, Belgium, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, and Germany from 6 June 1944 (D-Day) to 8 May 1945. The qualifying sea area is the North Sea south of a line
Hobart's Funnies (2,183 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
that use of the range of "funnies" would have saved American lives. After D-Day, American forces did make limited use of the Sherman Crab mine-clearing
Littlestone-on-Sea (330 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ocean, station, formerly used to carry petrol across to France during the D-Day landings. Littlestone is the location of Mr Bedford's landing in the sphere
Normandy Veterans' Association (88 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
invasion. The association was represented in the 70th anniversary of D-Day in Normandy, the last official engagement as the association plans to dissolve
XXXV Airborne Corps (United States) (246 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
notional airborne landings, using dummy parachutists similar to those used on D-Day, in the interior of Kyūshū the day before the actual landings were to take
USS PC-1261 (166 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
during World War II. She is notable for being the first ship sunk during the D-Day landings on 6 June 1944, when she was hit by shellfire from German shore
Sverre Petterssen (412 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
significant weather forecast in history, the D-Day Forecast, where he contributed significantly to the postponement of D-day by one day. Three groups of meteorologists
Atlantic Wall (1,433 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Normandy: D-day from Wiktionary D-day Textbooks from Wikibooks D-day Quotations from Wikiquote D-day Source texts from Wikisource D-day Images and
Military designation of days and hours (927 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Studios video game, see H-Hour: World's Elite ; for the D-Day designation, see H-hour (D-day). The military designation of days and hours within the North
Sainte-Mère-Église (1,002 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Sarkozy. Tourism in Sainte-Mère-Église today centers on its role in the D-Day invasion. There are many small museums (such as the Airborne Museum) and
Bruce Lee, D-Day at Macao (288 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bruce Lee, D-Day at Macao (Also known as Karate Superman or Little Superman.) is 1975 Hong Kong martial art movie directed by Ng See-yuen and starring
Operation Fortitude (3,655 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
it would be difficult to imply Calais being the main assault following D-Day. Strangeways' final concerns related to the effort required for physical
Longues-sur-Mer battery (334 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
situated between the landing beaches Omaha and Gold. On the night before the D-Day landings of 6 June 1944, the battery was subjected to a barrage comprising
Casanova Brown (485 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
western France after the Allies had liberated those territories following the D-Day Invasion. Arriving in a small Illinois town by train, Casanova Brown is
No. 401 Squadron RCAF (2,007 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
RAF Staplehurst in August and Biggin Hill on October. Operations prior to D-Day were flown from RAF Tangmere. On 15 March four JG 26 FW-190s were claimed
United States invasion of Panama (7,661 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
deploys. JCS designates D-Day/H-Hour as 20 December/1:00 a.m. 19 December: U.S. forces alerted, marshalled, and launched. D-Day, 20 December 1989 U.S.
Air Crew Europe Star (383 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
commencing qualifying service for the Air Crew Europe Star. From 6 June 1944 (D-Day), operational flying over Europe qualified aircrew for the France and Germany
Axis & Allies: Battle of the Bulge (599 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Allies: D-Day in that the game is played on a tactical rather than strategic level, although the gameplay is radically different from D-Day or any other
6th Airborne Division (United Kingdom) (2,520 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Division. The division's first mission was Operation Tonga on 6 June 1944, D-Day, part of the Normandy landings, where it was responsible for securing the
Mission Boston (2,423 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Merderet River on the Cotentin Peninsula of France five hours ahead of the D-Day landings. The drops were scattered by bad weather and German antiaircraft
Cornelius Ryan (832 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
history, especially his World War II books: The Longest Day: 6 June 1944 D-Day (1959), The Last Battle (1966), and A Bridge Too Far (1974). Ryan was
DD tank (4,633 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
land on D-Day' 15 April 2005 A new theory on the sinking of the floating Sherman tanks on D-Day Juno Beach – Fort Garry Horse DD Tanks on D-Day Juno Beach
RAF Staplehurst (608 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
prototype for temporary Advanced Landing Grounds built in France after D-Day, and as the Allied forces moved east across France and Germany. It was used
Emmay Entertainment & Motion Pictures LLP (436 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Bhojwani (Finance, Legal and Operations) in 2011. The company has released D-Day, and is now working on three upcoming projects Hero, Katti Batti & Airlift
425th Fighter Squadron (1,887 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Force in England in the spring of 1944, prior to the D-Day landings in France. During the run-up to D-Day, the squadron trained with Royal Air Force night
RAF Kingsnorth (World War II) (624 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
temporary Advanced Landing Ground airfields to be built in France after D-Day, as the Allied forces moved east across France and Germany. Kingsnorth was
Stephen E. Ambrose (5,041 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
their experiences, particularly any participation in D-Day. By the time of publication of Ambrose's D-Day, June 6, 1944: The Climactic Battle of World War
410 Tactical Fighter Operational Training Squadron (5,210 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
squadron in the RAF Second Tactical Air Force during the period between D-Day and VE-Day. No. 410 Squadron supported the Allied forces during the Normandy
507th Parachute Infantry Regiment (United States) (561 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
20 July 1942. It would participate in three operations during the war: D-Day, the Battle of the Bulge and Operation Varsity. As part of the 2nd Airborne
Saint-Laurent-sur-Mer (50 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
from Omaha Beach, where, in World War II, American soldiers defeated the Nazis on 6 June 1944 (D-Day). Communes of the Calvados department INSEE
Creully (109 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(London, Ontario). Lt. McCormick was the only Allied soldier to reach his D-Day objective when on 6 June 1944, after the tank he commanded passed through
Leonard Lomell (2,337 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
in World War II. He is best known for his actions in the first hours of D-Day at Pointe du Hoc on the coast of Normandy, France. Pointe du Hoc was the
Mk III helmet (703 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Research Council. First worn in combat by British and Canadian troops on D-Day, the Mk III was used alongside the Brodie helmet for the remainder of the
Robert Harmon (232 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
starring Tom Selleck, as well as the Emmy-nominated biopics Ike: Countdown to D-Day (also starring Selleck) and Gotti, starring Armand Assante. He has directed
Wisemans Bridge (116 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1943, Winston Churchill visited the area as the allies practised for the D Day landings. The footpath linking it and Coppet Hall beach was once a railway
Paradummy (81 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Operation Bodyguard Operation Copperhead D-Day naval deceptions Operation Fortitude Operation Graffham Operation Ironside Operation Skye Operation
Lionel Shapiro (86 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
he landed at the Allied invasion of Sicily, Salerno and Juno Beach on D-Day with the Canadian forces. His 1955 romantic novel The Sixth of June was
Wisemans Bridge (116 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
1943, Winston Churchill visited the area as the allies practised for the D Day landings. The footpath linking it and Coppet Hall beach was once a railway
Friedrich Dollmann (3,505 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
during World War II, most notably serving during the early phases of the D-Day Invasion. Because no biography of Dollmann's life and career exists, only
Operation Atlantic (2,003 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Normandy and Operation Overlord The historic Norman town of Caen was a D-Day objective for the British 3rd Infantry Division that landed on Sword Beach
Paradummy (81 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Operation Bodyguard Operation Copperhead D-Day naval deceptions Operation Fortitude Operation Graffham Operation Ironside Operation Skye Operation
Sainte-Marie-du-Mont, Manche (182 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Airborne Division and the German Wehrmacht on D-Day, June 6, 1944. On June 6, 2012, the 68th Anniversary of the D-Day landings, a 12-foot tall bronze statue
HMS Walpole (D41) (138 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
two combined arms operations (Operations Amsterdam and Jubilee) and the D-day landings (Operation Neptune). She hit a mine on 6 January 1945 and was subsequently
Dean Rockwell (468 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Ann Arbor, Michigan ) was a decorated World War II group commander in the D-Day invasion, an Olympic Greco-Roman wrestling coach, and a college football
Stanley Hollis (963 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the unique distinction of receiving the only Victoria Cross awarded on D-Day (6 June 1944). Stanley Hollis was born in Middlesbrough, North Riding
USS LST-357 (160 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
to England to support the Normandy landings, landing on Omaha Beach on D-Day. Following the end of the war, she served on occupation duties in the Far
Second Army (United Kingdom) (953 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
World War the army was the core element in the British contribution in the D-Day landings in Normandy and subsequent advance across Europe. The Second
Bing (Brian) (388 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Parachute Battalion, part of the 6th Airborne Division, over Normandy on D-Day on June 6, 1944. He had to be 'helped' out of the 'plane with a piece of
HMS Abatos (211 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Auxiliary Boat Gondolier Prince. Hampshire and D-Day. Martin Doughty. ISBN 1-85741-047-5 Hampshire and D-Day. Martin Doughty. ISBN 1-85741-047-5 Southampton
Ben Macintyre (546 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
AGENT: The Eddie Chapman Story (2011), "Double Cross - The True Story of the D Day Spies" (2012) and "Kim Philby - His Most Intimate Betrayal". According to
SS Empire Javelin (616 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
World War. She served as a troop ship in Operation Overlord, including "D-Day" on 6 June 1944. She was built by Consolidated Steel Corporation, Wilmington
Cheesefoot Head (191 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
for the entertainment of American troops stationed locally, and prior to D-Day, General Eisenhower addressed those troops. Cheesefoot Head is regularly
Robert P. Mathias (156 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
American officer killed by German fire on D-Day. As Mathias stood ahead of his men at 0227 hours on D-Day, ready to parachute from his C-47 Dakota over
XXXVII Corps (United States) (440 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
by Roger Hesketh and published in 1999 under the title ''Fortitude: The D-Day Deception Campaign contained a copy of a message sent by Agent Brutus to
Bruce McGill (856 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
as Jack Dalton on the television series MacGyver and as Daniel Simpson "D-Day" Day in National Lampoon's Animal House. McGill was born in San Antonio
No. 485 Squadron RNZAF (1,938 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
before D-Day however, as the squadron was engaged in bomber escort and saw few enemy aircraft. Opportunities for air-to-air combat came on D-Day and on
Portsdown Hill (1,202 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
U.S. General Dwight D. Eisenhower during the D-Day invasions; the generals prayed together before D-Day at Christ Church Portsdown, on the hill, which
Piddlehinton (316 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
2008 and produces 300 gallons of ale every week. During the build-up to D-day the US Army operated from an airstrip in Piddlehinton using Piper L-4 Grasshoppers
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the pigeon". Northern Echo. 2 June 2004.  "D-Day Timeline". Royal Air Force. Retrieved 22 June 2011.  "DDay Fliers Decorated". British Pathe. Retrieved
Pressure (play) (1,383 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Stagg and Operation Overlord, in particular the weather-forecasting for the D-Day landings and the resultant tensions between Dwight D. Eisenhower, James
3rd Canadian Division (3,518 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
(2004). D-Day : Juno Beach, Canada's 24 Hours of Destiny. Dundurn Press. ISBN 1-55002-492-2.  Zuehlke, Mark (2005), Juno Beach: Canada's D-Day Victory
Irish Coast Guard (1,437 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Guard and Blacksod Lighthouse were commemorated on the 70th anniversary of D-Day (the allied invasion of Normandy). Irish Coast Guardsman and lighthouse
Operation Spring (1,869 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Stroud: Sutton Publishing. ISBN 0-7509-2822-0.  van der Vat, D. (2003). D-Day; The Greatest Invasion, A People's History. Toronto: Madison Press. ISBN 1-55192-586-9
Mission Elmira (748 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Normandy: D-day from Wiktionary D-day Textbooks from Wikibooks D-day Quotations from Wikiquote D-day Source texts from Wikisource D-day Images and
Thomas Meehan III (644 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Division of the United States Army during World War II. He was killed on "D-Day" when the aircraft he was aboard was shot down by ground fire. Meehan was
27th Armoured Brigade (1,452 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the 3rd Infantry Division to spearhead I Corps' landing at Sword Beach on D-Day. Brig. C.W. Norman Brig. H.F. Fisher Brig. J.G. de W.Mullins Brig. G.E
Lashenden (Headcorn) Airfield (695 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
temporary Advanced Landing Ground airfields that were built in France after D-Day, when the need for advanced landing fields became urgent as the Allied forces
Blacksod Bay (411 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Allied commander Dwight Eisenhower made the decision to go ahead with the D-Day landings based on a detailed weather report from Blacksod Bay. Despite the
1944 in France (694 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
bombs on German gun batteries on the Normandy coast in preparation for D-Day. 5 June - At 10:15 p.m. local time, the BBC transmits the second line of
DAR Motion Pictures (609 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
tilt towards, content and subject driven cinema. Films like City of Gold, D-Day and The Lunchbox are stark examples of that. Amongst the most talked about
RAF Winkton (433 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Advanced Landing Ground type airfield which would be built in France after D-Day, when the need advanced landing fields would become urgent as the Allied
RAF Headcorn (520 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
temporary Advanced Landing Ground airfields to be built in France after D-Day, when the need for advanced landing fields became urgent as the Allied forces
Invasion stripes (994 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
stop aircraft being compromised when based at forward bases in France, D-Day stripes were ordered removed a month after from the upper surfaces of airplanes
Bayeux Commonwealth War Graves Commission Cemetery (941 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
ceremonies at the cemetery on June 6, 2004, marking the 60th anniversary of the D-Day invasion. Queen Elizabeth II and President of France François Hollande attended
American Experience (season 6) (106 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Experience | America and the Holocaust: Deceit and Indifference". PBS. Retrieved Dec 14, 2012.  "American Experience | D-Day". PBS. Retrieved Dec 14, 2012. 
The Americanization of Emily (1,724 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
the same name by William Bradford Huie, who had been a SeaBee officer on D-Day. Both Garner and Andrews consider it their personal favorite of their films
RAF Lymington (428 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Advanced Landing Ground type airfield which would be built in France after D-Day, when the need advanced landing fields would become urgent as the Allied
David Wood (British Army officer) (627 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
surviving officer of the coup de main operation by glider borne troops on D Day, 6 June 1944, which was tasked with capturing two vital bridges before the
RAF High Halden (504 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Advanced Landing Ground type airfield which would be built in France after D-Day, when the need advanced landing fields would become urgent as the Allied
RAF Woodchurch (483 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Advanced Landing Ground type airfield which would be built in France after D-Day, when the need advanced landing fields would become urgent as the Allied
Motor Gun Boat (560 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
of the UK. MGBs were also involved in the protection of shipping after D-Day. In the Mediterranean, they were used offensively to sink Italian and German
Eye of the Needle (film) (604 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
during World War II who discovers vital information about the upcoming D-Day invasion. In his attempt to return to Germany with the information, he travels
RAF Bisterne (459 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Advanced Landing Ground type airfield that would be built in France after D-Day, when the need advanced landing fields would become urgent as the Allied
Brittany American Cemetery and Memorial (781 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
Normandy: D-day from Wiktionary D-day Textbooks from Wikibooks D-day Quotations from Wikiquote D-day Source texts from Wikisource D-day Images and
Intruder (air combat) (99 words) [view diff] no match in snippet view article find links to article
aircraft were employed by the RAF against airfields in France prior to D-day, and later using the Hawker Hurricane IIC in various theatres. One of the