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  • 1. Invasion of Normandy5KNA Productions 2012
  • 2. The 177 men of the Kieffer commandos are the only French troopshave participated in D-Day.
  • 3. The Third Reich built the Atlantic Wall.These fortifications extended from the Spanish-French border all the way to Norway.
  • 4. The landing was preceded by a gathering of troops, weapons and ships to England.
  • 5. Disguised vehicles
  • 6. Dodge Ambulances
  • 7. Air Convoy via Liverpool
  • 8. Fuel Supply
  • 9. Boarding in England
  • 10. Bombing at Pointe du Hoc
  • 11. Paratroopers
  • 12. The Drop
  • 13. A Glider
  • 14. Crossing the Channel
  • 15. Amphibians - DUKW
  • 16. Landing !
  • 17. Sword Beach
  • 18. Juno Beach
  • 19. Gold Beach
  • 20. Omaha Beach
  • 21. Point du Hoc
  • 22. Utah Beach
  • 23. Mulberry ATwo artificial harbors werecreated:. Mulberry A: St Laurent sur Mer. Mulberry B at Arromanches
  • 24. Mulberry A was destroyed by the storm of June 19 to 21
  • 25. Arromanches : Mulberry B
  • 26. Phoenix Caissons:Breakwater concrete towed; then filled withwater and sunk.
  • 27. Efficiency of dykes
  • 28. Floating Dock « Lobnitz »
  • 29. Floating Bridge « Whale »
  • 30. Reinforcements arrive.
  • 31. Anti-Air Balloons
  • 32. The greatest landing in history
  • 33. American Scooter
  • 34. U.S. soldiers looking at mini-unmanned German tanks "Goliath", loaded with explosives.
  • 35. The Wounded
  • 36. Field Hospital
  • 37. Repatriation of Injured
  • 38. It was Hell!
  • 39. 5KNA Productions 2012 END