Creative Response: D-Day In Normandy, France

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This creative response is based off of the battle that took place in Normandy, France. The battle, also known as D-Day took place on the 6th of June in 1944. In the months leading up to the event large amounts of military deception was conducted to mislead the German forces. The planning for the battle began in 1943, and the battle required a specific phase of the moon, the tides and time of day. This meant only a few days on each month was right for the invasion. The plan was to invade occupied France through amphibious landings followed by extensive naval and aerial bombardment and airborne forces dropped into battle. Due to bad weather, the Germans believed that an invasion would not occur. Due to this many senior officers left for the weekend

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