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Who was in charge of the D-Day landings?

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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.