5.) Paratrooper Landings

  • 06/06/2019 12:00 AM
  • Source: AAN
  • by: AAN Staff
5.) Paratrooper Landings
The US Army via (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/) Flickr

Despite the weather clearing enough for the invasion to begin there were still issues. The winds were strong and the clouds practically blacked out the sky. This resulted in many of the paratroopers missing their mark. By the time all were deployed only 15% actually made it to where they were supposed to be. Some were able to scramble to the correct areas but others were just too far off their respective landing sites.

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