Asked in World War 2, D-Day, Decade - 1940s
Was the invasion of Germany part of the D-Day invasion?
No the D-Day operation was the Allied landings at the beaches of Normandy in France, not an invasion of Germany. ...
Asked in D-Day, France in WW2
D-Day was the code name for the allied invasion of?
D-Day was the codename for the first day of Operation Overlord, the Allied invasion of Europe, beginning on the beaches of Normandy....
Asked in D-Day, Britain in WW2, Italy
Did the Allied invasion of Italy occur on D-Day?
No, Italy was invaded in 1943, D-Day was in June of 1944. However, the term "d-day" and "h-hour" refer to the planned day and time for any invasion. The US landed on mainland Italy at Salerno on 9 Sept 1943. The British landed on the "toe" of Italy on 3 Sept, but did not have any opposition. ...