Landing in Normandy

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Landing in Normandy

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

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