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D-Day Documents.

By: Winter, Paul.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Huntingdon : Bloomsbury Publishing, 2014Description: 1 online resource (544 p.).ISBN: 9781472906984.Subject(s): World War, 1939-1945 | World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns -- France -- Normandy | World War, 1939-1945--Campaigns--France -- Normandy -- Personal narrativesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: D-Day DocumentsDDC classification: 940.5421421 LOC classification: D756.5.N6Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Foreword""; ""Author's note""; ""Introduction""; ""D-Day Documents""; ""TNA AIR 40/1959 'Photographic Intelligence for Operation Overlord' � Douvres La Delivrande""; ""TNA CAB 106/312 Victoria Cross Citation for Company Sergeant Major Stanley Hollis, 6th Battalion, The Green Howards""; ""TNA WO 219/5120 General Dwight D. Eisenhower's 'Order of the Day'""; ""TNA AIR 14/2041 Operations Taxable and Glimmer""; ""TNA WO 205/532 'G.S.I. 21 Army Group Weekly Neptune Reviews'""; ""TNA AIR 27/1648 Operations Record Book No. 297 � 1� 8 June 1944""
""TNA ADM 179/475 Report on Operation Gambit � HM Submarine X-23""""TNA WO 252/583 I.S.I.S Report on France: Normandy west of the Seine, Volume 2 � Inter-service Topographical Department, Part VIII (A) Photographs of Part V (A) Coast, Beaches and Exits, April 1943""; ""TNA ADM 53/120730 HMS Warspite � Ship's Log Tuesday 6 June 1944""; ""TNA DEFE 2/253 'Raid on Quinéville � Report on Intelligence obtained � Operation Hardtack 21""; ""Glossary of Terms""; ""War Diary Entries for 5/6 June 1944""; ""6th Airborne Division and the Orne Bridgehead""; ""3rd Parachute Brigade""
""WO 171/593 3rd Parachute Brigade HQ""""WO 171/1240 8th Battalion, the Parachute Regiment""; ""WO 171/1242 9th Battalion, the Parachute Regiment""; ""WO 179/2950 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion""; ""5th Parachute Brigade""; ""WO 171/595 5th Parachute Brigade HQ""; ""WO 171/1239 7th Battalion, the Parachute Regiment""; ""WO 171/1245 12th Battalion, the Parachute Regiment""; ""WO 171/1246 13th Battalion, the Parachute Regiment""; ""6th Airlanding Brigade""; ""WO 171/591 6th Airlanding Brigade HQ""; ""WO 171/1279 12th Battalion, The Devonshire Regiment""
""WO 171/1357 2nd Battalion, The Ox & Bucks Light Infantry""""WO 171/1383 1st Battalion The Royal Ulster Rifles""; ""Divisional Troops""; ""WO 171/425 6th Airborne Division HQ""; ""WO 171/1249 22nd Independent Parachute Company""; ""WO 171/1017 53rd Airlanding Light Regiment, RA""; ""WO 171/959 3rd Airlanding Anti-Tank Battery RA""; ""WO 171/960 4th Airlanding Anti-Tank Battery RA""; ""WO 171/435 6th Airborne Armoured Reconnaissance Regiment""; ""WO 171/1510 3rd Parachute Squadron RE""; ""Appendix A Operation ""Neptune"" 3rd Parachute Squadron RE""; ""WO 171/1652 591 Parachute Squadron RE""
""WO 171/429 6th Airborne Division Signals""""WO 171/2525 716th Light Company RASC (Airborne Light Company)""; ""WO 177/831 224 Parachute Field Ambulance RAMC""; ""WO 177/833 225 Parachute Field Ambulance RAMC""; ""WO 177/793 195 Airlanding Field Ambulance""; ""WO 171/432 6th Airborne Division Workshops REME""; ""WO 171/1234 No 1 Wing The Glider Pilot Regiment AAC""; ""WO 171/1235 No 2 Wing The Glider Pilot Regiment AAC""; ""Sword Beach""; ""Sword Beach (From the Orne Estuary at Ouistreham in the East to the village of St-Aubin-sur-Mer in the West)""; ""8th Infantry Brigade""
""WO 171/611 8th British Infantry Brigade HQ""
Summary: Published in partnership with the National Archives, D-Day Documents is a commemorative collection of previously unpublished documents marking the 70th anniversary of the Normandy landings. This unprecedented book contains not only 21st Army Group intelligence reports on 'Omaha' Beach, RAF Photographic Reconnaissance prints and the ship's log of HMS Warspite but various other important official documents covering different aspects of Operations Neptune and Overlord. Crucially, this single volume brings together for the first time the war diary entries of all Anglo-Canadian 'spear-head' units a
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""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgements""; ""Foreword""; ""Author's note""; ""Introduction""; ""D-Day Documents""; ""TNA AIR 40/1959 'Photographic Intelligence for Operation Overlord' � Douvres La Delivrande""; ""TNA CAB 106/312 Victoria Cross Citation for Company Sergeant Major Stanley Hollis, 6th Battalion, The Green Howards""; ""TNA WO 219/5120 General Dwight D. Eisenhower's 'Order of the Day'""; ""TNA AIR 14/2041 Operations Taxable and Glimmer""; ""TNA WO 205/532 'G.S.I. 21 Army Group Weekly Neptune Reviews'""; ""TNA AIR 27/1648 Operations Record Book No. 297 � 1� 8 June 1944""

""TNA ADM 179/475 Report on Operation Gambit � HM Submarine X-23""""TNA WO 252/583 I.S.I.S Report on France: Normandy west of the Seine, Volume 2 � Inter-service Topographical Department, Part VIII (A) Photographs of Part V (A) Coast, Beaches and Exits, April 1943""; ""TNA ADM 53/120730 HMS Warspite � Ship's Log Tuesday 6 June 1944""; ""TNA DEFE 2/253 'Raid on Quinéville � Report on Intelligence obtained � Operation Hardtack 21""; ""Glossary of Terms""; ""War Diary Entries for 5/6 June 1944""; ""6th Airborne Division and the Orne Bridgehead""; ""3rd Parachute Brigade""

""WO 171/593 3rd Parachute Brigade HQ""""WO 171/1240 8th Battalion, the Parachute Regiment""; ""WO 171/1242 9th Battalion, the Parachute Regiment""; ""WO 179/2950 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion""; ""5th Parachute Brigade""; ""WO 171/595 5th Parachute Brigade HQ""; ""WO 171/1239 7th Battalion, the Parachute Regiment""; ""WO 171/1245 12th Battalion, the Parachute Regiment""; ""WO 171/1246 13th Battalion, the Parachute Regiment""; ""6th Airlanding Brigade""; ""WO 171/591 6th Airlanding Brigade HQ""; ""WO 171/1279 12th Battalion, The Devonshire Regiment""

""WO 171/1357 2nd Battalion, The Ox & Bucks Light Infantry""""WO 171/1383 1st Battalion The Royal Ulster Rifles""; ""Divisional Troops""; ""WO 171/425 6th Airborne Division HQ""; ""WO 171/1249 22nd Independent Parachute Company""; ""WO 171/1017 53rd Airlanding Light Regiment, RA""; ""WO 171/959 3rd Airlanding Anti-Tank Battery RA""; ""WO 171/960 4th Airlanding Anti-Tank Battery RA""; ""WO 171/435 6th Airborne Armoured Reconnaissance Regiment""; ""WO 171/1510 3rd Parachute Squadron RE""; ""Appendix A Operation ""Neptune"" 3rd Parachute Squadron RE""; ""WO 171/1652 591 Parachute Squadron RE""

""WO 171/429 6th Airborne Division Signals""""WO 171/2525 716th Light Company RASC (Airborne Light Company)""; ""WO 177/831 224 Parachute Field Ambulance RAMC""; ""WO 177/833 225 Parachute Field Ambulance RAMC""; ""WO 177/793 195 Airlanding Field Ambulance""; ""WO 171/432 6th Airborne Division Workshops REME""; ""WO 171/1234 No 1 Wing The Glider Pilot Regiment AAC""; ""WO 171/1235 No 2 Wing The Glider Pilot Regiment AAC""; ""Sword Beach""; ""Sword Beach (From the Orne Estuary at Ouistreham in the East to the village of St-Aubin-sur-Mer in the West)""; ""8th Infantry Brigade""

""WO 171/611 8th British Infantry Brigade HQ""

Published in partnership with the National Archives, D-Day Documents is a commemorative collection of previously unpublished documents marking the 70th anniversary of the Normandy landings. This unprecedented book contains not only 21st Army Group intelligence reports on 'Omaha' Beach, RAF Photographic Reconnaissance prints and the ship's log of HMS Warspite but various other important official documents covering different aspects of Operations Neptune and Overlord. Crucially, this single volume brings together for the first time the war diary entries of all Anglo-Canadian 'spear-head' units a

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Dr. Paul Winter studied at the University of Cambridge and is a freelance academic. He has published in major British academic journals, contributed to The Times and has appeared on BBC television and radio. He has previously published Defeating Hitler: Whitehall's Secret Report on Why Hitler lost the War with Bloomsbury.

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