D - Day Invasion (Air)

By: Kody Moore

Info about the Battle

It was Located in the Cotentin Peninsula. It was a U.S versus Germany War.

General Taylor was on of the Generals in this war. Taylor was born in Keytesville, Missouri and Graduated from the United states Military Academy. After the war Taylor Drafted the first medal of honor. After that he commanded in Berlin from 1949 to 1951. The war of D day Invasion (Air) started in June 5 around Midnight. The outcome of the battle was a success but there was a lot of failed air Dropes That were on the field. There Tactic was a night jump behind enemy lines five hours before the coastal landings.

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WW2 Airborne Veteran Ralph Frang