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D-Day, June 6, 1944: Why Did it Succeed?

: Operation Overlord, the amphibious invasion of north west France on June 6, 1944, the largest seaborne assault ever conducted, was carefully planned over a six month period as a combined, joint service operation. The operation nearly failed. This presentation will review the details of this crucial invasion.
This presentation will be given by Paul E. Zigo. Mr. Zigo is a history professor, author and military historian, as well as the founder and director of the World War II Era Studies Institute.

Location: Matawan-Aberdeen Public Library – 165 Main St., Matawan, NJ 07747.

Audience: Adults and seniors

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