Five Common D-Day Myths Debunked

Misconceptions that have percolated through time

Grant Piper
6 min read4 days ago

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(Public domain)

In the early hours of June 6th, 1944, thousands of men parachuted into France from the air in the darkness. These airborne forces preceded the largest amphibious landing in military history. This year marks the 80th anniversary of these landings (and according to experts, it could be the last commemoration of the event with…

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Grant Piper

Professional writer. Amateur historian. Husband, father, Christian.