World War II and the D-Day Invasion
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Craig Symonds talked about the logistics and strategies behind Operation Neptune, the plan responsible for the World War II D-Day invasion of Normandy, France. On D-Day, June 6, 1944, 160,000 Allied troops attacked a 50-mile stretch of French coastline defended by German forces. Mr. Symonds is the author of Neptune: The Allied Invasion of Europe and the D-Day Landings. The Naval Heritage Center hosted this event.
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