The 75th anniversary of Operation Overlord is in 2019. It was on June 6, 1944 that Allied troops stormed the beaches of Normandy, France. In this program, naval historian Craig Symonds talked about Supreme Commander Dwight D. Eisenhower and the naval decisions that led to the D-Day victory. Mr. Symonds is the author of "Operation Neptune: The D-Day Landings and the Allied Invasion of Europe." The Eisenhower Institute at Gettysburg College and the Dwight D. Eisenhower Society co-hosted this event.
Sponsor: Gettysburg College | Eisenhower Institute,Eisenhower (Dwight D.) Society