Steven J. Zaloga,Hugh Johnson's D-Day Fortifications in Normandy (Fortress) PDF

By Steven J. Zaloga,Hugh Johnson

German defenses alongside the Normandy shorelines have been a part of the bigger Atlantic Wall fortifications designed to shield citadel Europe. while box Marshal Erwin Rommel took command of the invasion entrance in past due 1943, he started a application to reinforce fortifications alongside the Normandy coast as he believed that any Allied attack needed to be stopped at the invasion shores themselves. His most vital contribution to the defenses used to be an in depth application of improvised seashore obstructions to complicate any touchdown test. This ebook analyses those fortifications and describes how the Allied forces overcame them at the morning of June 6, 1944.

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