About Sword Beach
Sword Beach (Ouistreham) in Normandy, France was one of the sites of the Normandy Landings on 6 June 1944, D-day.
Assigned to units of the British 3rd Division, the landings at Sword Beach were the most eastern part of Operation Overlord, the allied offensive which led to the liberation of German-occupied France and subsequently Europe in World War II.
The Juno Beach Centre explores the history of the Canadian forces in World War II.
The Omaha Beach Museum chronicles the events of the largest of the D-Day Landings in Normandy in World War II.
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