What was the password during operation overlord?
The password that the U.S. Airborne (82nd and the 101st) when they dropped into Normandy was "Flash",followed by "Thunder" on June 6th, June 7-9th was "Weapon answered by "Throat", June 9-12th was "Thirsty" answered by "Victory" June 12-15 was "Rabbit answered by "Wool". They were also given some plastic toys known as "crickets"(after the sound it made,it sounded like a real cricket),one click was to be answered by 2 clicks.Not exactly sure what the rest of the allies used as a password.
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.
During World War II, "Operation Overlord" was the amphibious assault by Allied troops upon the beaches of Normandy in northern France. Taking place in June 1944, this successful operation had numerous positive outcomes, foremost of which was the final destruction of Germany's military power and a victorious conclusion to the war for the Allies. France was liberated from Nazi rule.