The Division landed on Omaha and Utah Beaches, 13–14 August 1944, and assigned to 3rd Army. 9th Armored Div Played role in operation to deceive the Germans of the real landing site-invasion of France.
Feb 14, 2019 · 3AD WWII Photo Timeline (July 1944-September 1945) Street scene in St. Fromand, France, July 1944 3AD Division headquarters convoy passing through St. Fromand, France, July 1944 Street scene in Neuilly La Foret, France, July 3, 1944 3AD tank operators in western Germany, November 1944
liberating units 3rd Armored Division Campaigns during World War II Created in 1941, the 3rd Armored Division landed on the Normandy beaches of France in late June 1944, just weeks after D-Day (June 6), the massive Allied invasion of western Europe. The "Spearhead" division advanced rapidly eastward, reaching the German border by mid-September.
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The 10th Armored Division entered France through the port of Cherbourg, 23 September 1944, and put in a month of training at Teurtheville, France, before entering combat. Leaving Teurtheville, 25 October, the Division moved to Mars-la-Tour, where it entered combat, 2 November, in support of the XX Corps, containing enemy troops in the area.
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The photos above show Sherman tanks of the 10th Armored Division moving through Adolf Wagner Platz following the town's surrender. Below - more tanks move along the nearby Am Kurpark street - the view is largely unchanged today - even the original display cases outside the shop windows remain. (U.S. Army Signal Corps photos)-