juno beach.doc - De La Salle College
By Lynn Collins,2014-10-02 02:09
Operation Overlord - Plans and Preparation
The final plans for Operation 'Overlord', the Allied invasion of France, and its assault phase,
Operation 'Neptune' were made in early 1944. The invasion plan called for an amphibious assault
by five infantry divisions on a fifty mile stretch of the Cotentin Caen area of the Normandy coast.
The five infantry divisions, two Britis..