D-Day

The Invasion of France

Maddy M. Caylah S. Jesse S.

Identify who participated in this event.

1.Allies and Germany were in this event.

2.General Dwight D. Eisenhower lead this invasion. ------------>

3.Joseph Stalin was the leader of the Soviet Union who told the Allies to invade Europe.

4.Private Alvardo landed on the beach when this event took place.

Explain why it was important to attack the beach.

1. Germany invaded the Soviet Union.

2. This caused the Joseph Stalin to tell the Allies to invade Europe.

3. He believed it would force Hitlers troops pull back.

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Explain what happened on this tragic event.

1.When Private Alvardo landed on Normandy beach, he sees dead bodies everywhere and that the surf was running red with blood.

2.About 120,000 casualtes and 2,000 aircraft were destroyed on D-Day.

3.More than 10,00 Allied soldiers, sailors, & aviators were killed.

4.U.S. Navy knocked out German guns.

5.It happened on June 6, 1944.



Important Pictures On This Event

A video of the invasion of France

Sources & Citations

Source 1: Mackinvia World Book Advanced

MLA:

Zapotoczny, Jr., Walter S. "D-day." World Book Advanced. World Book, 2013. Web. 30 Apr. 2013.


Source 2: D-Day: The Battle of Normandy

Fein, Eric. D-Day: The Battle of Normandy. Mankato, MN: Capstone, 2009. Print.


Source 3:

"D-Day: The Allies Strike Back During World War II (24/7 Goes to War: On the Battlefield)." : Price in India,Reviews & Ratings. N.p., n.d. Web. 01 May 2013.


Source 4:

MLA:

Zapotoczny, Jr., Walter S. "D-day." World Book Student. World Book, 2013. Web. 3 May 2013.




Citations


Video of Invasion of France: Zapotoczny, Jr., Walter S. "D-day." World Book Student. World Book, 2013. Web. 3 May 2013.



Picture of Dwight: Richardson, Elmo R. "Eisenhower, Dwight David." World Book Advanced. World Book, 2013. Web. 3 May 2013



Picture of people coming out of boat: Zapotoczny, Jr., Walter S. "D-day." World Book Advanced. World Book, 2013. Web. 3 May 2013.



Picture of letter: Zapotoczny, Jr., Walter S. "D-day." World Book Advanced. World Book, 2013. Web. 3 May 2013.