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Ep. 6 Artifacts of the Navy on D-Day

Commemorating the 80th Anniversary of Operation Neptune, the naval component of Operation Overlord - more formally known as D-Day, Small Arms and Ordnance Curator of the NHHC Curation Branch Dave Manning and Museum Specialist Jennie Ashton, discuss several historical artifacts within the Navy's collection that play a pivotal roll in storytelling about the largest amphibious invasion in history.

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For more information on Operation Neptune, the Navy's actions on D-day, visit

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Published: Thu Jun 06 19:34:12 EDT 2024