Operation Neptune was the name given to the landing operations of the Allied invasion of Normandy on 6 June 1944 (D-Day). This top secret, eight-page field order was distributed by the 50th Troop Carrier Wing to its troop carrier groups and describes the implementation of the air assault.
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