Free Online Publications

The following online documents, records, information leaflets and publications, have been provided and made available online by the relevant government body, organisation or individuals working to help preserve and distribute information related to the battlefields, forces, people and cemeteries associated with Normandy during the Second World War.

 

While every effort is made to ensure these links are correct and appropriate at the time of publication of this archive, please note that the Fallen Heroes of Normandy is not responsible for the content of, or changes to, any third party links. Please report any broken or inappropriate links by emailing fallenheroeswebsite@gmail.com.

 

Cemetery and Memorial Information

British and Commonwealth Cemeteries and Memorials

The Air Forces Memorial Runnymede Leaflet

Plymouth Naval Memorial Leaflet

The Tower Hill Memorial Leaflet

No Grave but the Sea Leaflet

Brookwood Military Cemetery Leaflet

The History of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission Leaflet

The Commission's Work in Northern Europe Leaflet

Sir Fabien Ware: Founder of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission Leaflet

Border Planting and Design Leaflet

The Commission's Horticulture Leaflet

 

United States Cemeteries and Memorials

Brittany American Cemetery and Memorial Visitor Brochure

Brittany American Cemetery and Memorial Booklet

Brookwood American Cemetery and Memorial Visitor Brochure

Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial Visitor Brochure

Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial Cemetery Booklet

Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial Visitor Brochure

Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial Cemetery Booklet

 

Military History Online Publications

The 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment in the Normandy Drop

Airborne Operations: A German Appraisal

Cassidy's Battalion (Battalion and Small Unit Study No.9, Drop Zone A UTAH Beach)

Cross-Channel Attack

Examples of Employment of Tanks in Night Fighting on the European Land Mass during World War

History of COSSAC (Chief of Staff to Supreme Allied Commander) 1943-1944

The Fight at the Lock (Regimental Unit Study No.2, LE BARQUETTE)

The Forcing of the Merderet Causeway at La Fiere

Neptune: Training for the Mounting and Operation, and the Artificial Ports
(see Chapter VII for information on Exercise Tiger)

Omaha Beachhead (6 June-13 June

Outline of Operation Overlord - History of G-4 Com Z, ETO

St-Lo (7 July - 19 July

United States Army in World War II Reader's Guide

Utah Beach to Cherbourg

WWII CAMPAIGNS: Normandy

 

Orders of Battle

U.S. Army Divisions in the ETO