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15/08 10:58 CET

1944 anniversaries reach Cote d’Azur landings

1944 anniversaries reach Cote d’Azur landings

Two months after the Normandy landings south-east France got its very own, but lesser-known invasion when the allies landed in Provence. The objective was to secure deep-water ports and drag enemy forces away from the Normandy front. Operation Dragoon began on August 15, 1944…