Category Wars

GOLD BEACH
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GOLD BEACH

The five D-Day beaches where landings of the Invasion of Normandy occurred were Utah, Omaha, Gold, Juno, and Sword Beaches

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Battle of Britain

Date July 1940 - May 1941 Location Air space above southern Britain War World War Two Combatants Britain VS Germany Outcome British Victory
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Battle of Hastings

Date 14th October 1066 Location Senlac Hill (now Battle) East Sussex, England War Norman Conquest Combatants England VS Normandy Outcome Norman Victor
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Battle of Aachen

Date 1st October - 22nd October 1944 Location Aachen, Germany War World War Two Combatants Germany VS United States Outcome German defeat
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Battle of Gazala

Date 26th May - 21st June 1942 Location Gazala, near Tobruk Libya War World War Two Combatants Germany VS United Kingdom Outcome German victory
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Battle of Dunkirk

Date 26th May - 4th June 1940 Location Dunkirk, France War World War Two Combatants Germany VS United Kingdom, France, Belgium Outcome German victory
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Battle of Falkirk

Date 22nd July 1298 Location Falkirk, Scotland War Scottish War of Independence Combatants England VS Scotland Outcome English victory
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Battle of Berlin

Date 16th April 1945 - 2nd May 1945 Location Berlin, Germany War World War Two Combatants Germany VS Soviet Union, Communist Poland Outcome German defeat
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D-Day: Airpower

D-Day airpower allowed Allied amphibious assault groups to successfully reach the shores of Normandy through aerial assaults
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D-Day: Commandos

British special forces trained and equipped for hit and run operations were called commandos. On D-Day two brigades of D-Day commandos landed in Normandy.
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Attack on Pearl Harbor

The attack on Pearl Harbor led to America's involvement in World War Two and immediately triggered calls for massive wartime production.
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