Operation Neptune Field Order


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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Filed In:
Era: World War II
Document: Documents
Accession #:
2003-3242-0020-0001, 0002, 0003, 0004, 0005, 0006, 0007, 0008
Museum Location:
Not on display

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