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Omaha Beachhead - V Corps D-Day Operations

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This map, from the U.S. Military Academy Map Atlases Collection, lays-out the details of the American assault at Omaha Beach on June 6, 1944. 

As noted at the bottom-right corner, the above map is a "composite of a number of charts in the excellent publication of the Center of Military History, Department of the Army:  Gordon A. Harrison, Cross Channel Attack.

Click on the image for a greatly expanded view.


Media Credits

Map image, described above, online courtesy U.S. Military Academy Map Atlases Collection.

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