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normandy 3 - im» The CoshoctonTribune XXXV, NO. 284 Bctt of...
im» The CoshoctonTribune XXXV, NO. 284 Bctt of NaMaaar Faararta. sad notorls] Service COSHOCTON, OHIO, TUESDAY MORNING, JUNE 6, 1944 Full LaaMd fflr* rtepnrl of United Preu FIVE CENTS » ¥ ¥ ¥ * * ¥ # * * * * ¥ * ¥ * * * GREATEST MILITARY OPERATION HISTORY LAUNCHED EARLY TODAY * * * * * * ¥ ¥ ¥ ¥ ¥ ¥ ¥ * ¥ ¥ ¥ ¥ * ¥ ¥ ¥ Aif'Borne Troops Play Major Part in Assault SUPREME HEADQUARTERS, Allied Expeditionary Forces, Somewhere in Great Britain, Tuesday, June 6--Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower's supreme Allied expeditionary headquarters announced today that Allied armies were landing on the northern coast of France. The announcement that-the greatest military operation in the history of the world, one which is intended to crush Germany and her satellites liberate the oppressed millions of Europe, was made in Communique Ho. from Allied headquarters shortly after 9:30 a. m. 0:30 a. m. EWT), about three hours after German broadcasting stations tad said the invasion was underway. The Germans put the invasion front opposite the south England coast, centering around the Seine river estuary and the Seine bayy about 80 miles'from the British side across the English channel, along a stretch of "about 75 miles of the French coast. The Germans said that air-borne troops were playing * ^ nard Montgomery, the tough hero of the Allied victory Africa, was commanding the army groyp which"was cair- rying out the assault on the Western side of Adolf Hitler's fortress Europe--an assault which, it has been promised, will be followed by deadly blows from east and south. American, Canadian and British troopa are "included

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  1. The Coshocton Tribune,
  2. 06 Jun 1944, Tue,
  3. Page 1

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