D-DAY 6 JUNE 1944 – THE LONGEST WALK

When:
June 4, 2019 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
2019-06-04T19:30:00-04:00
2019-06-04T21:00:00-04:00
Where:
The Oaks at Denville
19 Pocono Road
Denville
NJ 07834
Contact:
Valerie Alvarez

D-DAY JUNE 6, 1944 – THE LONGEST WALK
Operation Overlord, the amphibious invasion of north west France on June 6, 1944, the largest seaborne assault ever conducted, was carefully planned over a six month period as a combined, joint service operation. The operation nearly failed. This presentation will review the details of this crucial invasion and the critical role played by the 29th US Infantry Division across Omaha Beach, Normandy France.

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