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European Theater of Operations
Allied Order of Battle, Operation Neptune (The Invasion of Normandy)
6 June 1944
Allied Forces, Operation Neptune
  Overlord was the general plan for the liberation of north-west Europe.
  Neptune was the assault phase of Overlord.
  D-Day was the date that Neptune would take place.
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Third United States Army First United States Army 2nd British Army First Canadian Army British Ist Airborne Corps British 79th Armoured Division British Major General Royal Artillery Home Fleet Allied Naval Commander-in-Chief Expeditionary Force Reserve Nore Command Dover Command Portsmouth Command Plymouth Command United States Strategic Air Force in Europe Ninth US Air Force 2nd British Tactical Air Force No. 38 Group, RAF No. 85 (Base) Group, RAF RAF Bomber Command RAF Coastal Command RAF Transport Command RAF Air Defence of Great Britain