D-Day

By Shane Fitzpatrick

The Fall

France fell to the Germans in 1940, the British began planning for a landing on the German - occupied shore. Eisenhower also demand a redirection of the strategic bombing campaign to attack railroads trow out France.

The landing & Date

The landing surprised the Germans allied troops landed on five beaches, code names. The Date of D-Day was June 6, 1944, It was located France normandy coast near the cities of caen.

Quotes

In preparing for battle I have always found that plans are useless, but planning is indispensable.


History does not long entrust the care of freedom to the weak or the timid.

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