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D-Day 75

Last year we learned all about D-Day 75 years on.  We also made our amazing poppy displays all around our school to give our thanks and remember the sacrifices made. 


Operation Overlord too place on 6th June 1945.  All eyes were on Portsmouth for the celebrations, as we hosted some very important visitors.  But the most important visitors where gentlemen and ladies who played such a big part in Operation Overlord.


The following videos will remind you of the celebrations and what the occasion marked.  Without this, things could have been very different.

D-Day75 | D-Day explained

On 6 June 1944, Allied forces launched Operation Overlord and began the fight to liberate north-west Europe from German occupation. Hear IWM curator John Del...

A Little glimpse of how Portsmouth celebrated. 

D-Day: 75th anniversary ceremony highlights

On the 75th anniversary of the D-Day invasion, veterans and world leaders gathered in Portsmouth, England, to pay tribute to those who fought and were lost i...

We would like you to complete an operation analysis of Operation Overlord.  You can use the following temple or create on of your own.

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