What was Operation Overlord?
The code-name given to the invasion of Normandy during World War
Operation Overlord : the invasion of the European Mainland or
it put allied forces back into Europe whereby the allies
attacked and defeated German force
and ended WW2
Operation Overlord was D-Day, the Allied invasion of Nazi held
Europe. It was possibly the most significant event of WW2 in Europe
and the biggest ever combined forces operation ever, the largest
landing on enemy held beaches ever, the largest movement of troops
in a single day ever and involved the largest parachute invasion
ever. It was significant in many ways.