THE OVERLORD COLLECTION

Operation Overlord

Operation Overlord was the code name for the Battle of Normandy, the operation that launched the invasion of German-occupied western Europe during World War II by Allied forces. The operation commenced on 6 June 1944 with the Normandy landings (Operation Neptune, commonly known as D-Day).

The Overlord Collection is an online Virtual Museum that is dedicated to the US forces that invaded Normandy in 1944.