Typhoons of 198 Squadron taxy out

D-Day Timeline

Picture: Typhoons of 198 Squadron taxy out.

The timeline lists the significant events undertaken by the Allied Air Forces in both indirect and direct support of the D-Day landings in Normandy.

Each month has its own page up until June, when it becomes a daily listing for the immediate period of the landings, as the number of operations increased.

Where possible, an overview of the months activites precedes the detailed list, to assist in rapidly understanding the way air power was applied to the task of preparing the landing areas.

Pre-January Overview

February Overview

March Overview

April Overview

May Overview

1 to 4 June Overview

5 June Overview

6 June Overview

June Overview

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