CATEGORY: D-Day
How a Spy’s Marital Troubles Nearly Derailed D-Day
September 29, 2016

Newly declassified files have revealed how one of Britain’s greatest double agent’s marital troubles threatened his cover and could have altered the course of World War II. Read More

Landing at Normandy: The 5 Beaches of D-Day
June 6, 2014

Get the facts on the five D-Day beaches—code-named Utah, Omaha, Gold, Juno and Sword—that the Allies invaded. Read More

The Weather Forecast That Saved D-Day
June 4, 2014

In spite of the years of planning invested in D-Day, the invasion’s ultimate fate relied on an unlikely figure—a weatherman. Read More

Fooling Hitler: The Elaborate Ruse Behind D-Day
June 3, 2014

Find out more about the sophisticated hoax that fooled the Nazis and laid the groundwork for the Normandy invasion. Read More