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Timeline Event:


Jun 06, 1944

(01:00:00)
D-Day: Man battle stations order given to first Navy hands. The process of lowering the landing craft into the water begins; Airborne troops on shore disrupt communications by knocking down telephone poles and severing phone lines.

Theater:  European Theater

ItemType:  Event

Source:  Armchair General


Date Added: 2010-06-04

Tags: D-Day, Normandy, France, Allies, Invasion, 1944, paratroopers, gliders, fleet, British, American, airborne


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