Asked in War and Military HistoryD-Day
Who was in charge of the D-Day landings?
August 22, 2007 1:56PM
For the allies, Dwight Eisenhower was the Supreme Allied Commander.
The subordinate commanders were all British with Montgomery in charge
of Land Forces, Ramsay commanding Sea Forces and Mallory leading the
Air Forces. Gerd von Rundstedt commanded OB West in defense with
Erwin Rommel In charge of Army Group B and the 7th Army was led by
General Friedrich Dollman.