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The Panther's excellent combination of firepower, mobility, and armoured protection made it a formidable foe. During the Battle of Normandy, the German Panzer Divisions had among their regiments and battalions many Panther tanks. ...read more

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On June 6, 1944, nearly 160,000 Allied troops landed along a heavily fortified, 50-mile stretch of French coastline in the historic operation known as D-Day. More than 9,000 Allied soldiers were killed or wounded on the beaches of Normandy, but by day’s end, the...read more

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Operation Overlord was the code-name given to the Allied invasion of France scheduled for June 1944. The operation commenced on 6 June 1944 with the Normandy landings (Operation Neptune, commonly known as D-Day). A 1,200-plane airborne assault ...read more

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 Lieutenant) May 15, 2016

In these two cool videos, Dino5500 shows us  his vision about possible scenes which took place during this battle. The voices of these videos are from video games, mostly Medal of Honor Allied Assault Breakthrough and Spearhead.

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The Battle of Normandy was the beginning of the 'Great Crusade' in Northern Europe by the Western Allies. The air and seaborne landings in Northern France were the largest the world has ever seen, with meticulous planning for D-Day, yet marked by a surfeit of...read more

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Richard Duvalleroy is the name of the guy, who has gone storing vestiges of the Allied landing during last years in his farm, located in Berjou, a commune in the Orne department in the Basse-Normandie region in northwestern France. He is an important collector. He...read more

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A great invasion force stood off the Normandy coast of France as dawn broke on 6 June 1944: 9 battleships, 23 cruisers, 104 destroyers, and 71 large landing craft of various descriptions as well as troop transports, mine sweepers, and merchantmen—in all, nearly 5,000 ships of every type, the...read more

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