The Speech Eisenhower Wrote In The Event That D-Day Failed

And what can be learned from such a speech

Grant Piper
4 min readJun 6, 2024

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(Public domain)

Today marks the 80th anniversary of D-Day, also known as Operation Overlord. D-Day marked the beginning of the end for Nazi Germany as it opened up the dreaded “second front” that Stalin had been clamoring for for months. D-Day saw tens of thousands of soldiers and thousands of tons of supplies…

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Grant Piper

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