D-Day

D-Day was the beginning of the invasion of Europe when British, American, and Canadian troops landed on Normandy, France. On June 6, 1944 when 156,000 troops landed on the heavily fortified beaches of Normandy.

Combatants:

  • United States
  • Great Britain
  • Canada
  • Nazi Germany
  • Poland
  • Australia
  • New Zealand
  • Free Belgian Forces
  • Free French

Allies:

  • United States
  • Great Britain
  • Canada
  • Poland
  • Australia
  • New Zealand
  • Free Belgian Forces
  • Free French

Axis:

  • Nazi Germany

Allied Victory

Casualties:

  • Axis:9,000 casualties
  • Allies:10,000

The beaches we Utah,Gold,Omaha,Sword