Operations Overlord and Neptune from a geological perspective.
Operations Overlord and Neptune from a geological perspective. The role of Geologists in planning D-Day, the Normandy beach landings. The largest battle invasion in history on D-Day June 6th, 1944 was an immensely difficult strategic task that required much scientific preplanning. One of the more significant yet rarely discussed scientific disciplines – geology, played an astonishingly important role in pre and post invasion planning.