Invasion of Normandy
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Invasion of Normandy. 5KNA Productions 2012. The 177 men of the Kieffer commandos are the only French troops have participated in D-Day. The Third Reich built the Atlantic Wall. These fortifications extended from the Spanish -French border all the way to Norway.

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Invasion of Normandy

5KNA Productions 2012


The 177 men of the Kieffer commandos are the only French troops have participated in D-Day.


The Third Reich built the Atlantic Wall.

These fortifications extendedfrom the Spanish-French border all the way to Norway.


The landing was preceded by a gathering of troops, weapons and ships to England.


Disguisedvehicles


Dodge Ambulances


Air Convoy via Liverpool


Fuel Supply


Boarding in England


Bombingat Pointe du Hoc


Paratroopers


The Drop


A Glider


Crossing the Channel


Amphibians - DUKW


Landing !


Sword Beach


Juno Beach


Gold Beach


Omaha Beach


Point du Hoc


Utah Beach


Mulberry A

Two artificial harbors were created:. Mulberry A: St Laurent surMer. Mulberry B at Arromanches


Mulberry A was destroyed by the storm of June 19 to 21


Arromanches : Mulberry B


Phoenix Caissons:

Breakwaterconcretetowed; thenfilledwith water and sunk.


Efficiency of dykes


Floating Dock « Lobnitz »


Floating Bridge « Whale »


Reinforcements arrive.


Anti-Air Balloons


The greatest landing in history


American Scooter


U.S. soldiers looking at mini-unmanned German tanks "Goliath", loaded with explosives.


The Wounded


Field Hospital


Repatriation of Injured


It wasHell!


5KNA Productions 2012

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