TITLE

JUNE 6, 1944

AUTHOR(S)
Stone, Ron
PUB. DATE
January 1984
SOURCE
Book of Texas Days;1984, p101
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book
ABSTRACT
The article recounts the attack of the Allied force against the Nazis in Normandy, France on June 6, 1944. The attack was made by paratroopers from the 82nd Airborne and the 101st Infantrymen from the 1st, 4th and 29th divisions and rangers from the 2nd battalion. A total of 156, 205 troops landed in the region on that day. The attack was planned by Dwight Eisenhower.
ACCESSION #
21474695

 

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