Omaha Beach


D-Day map
Belligerents
 United States
 United Kingdom(Naval Support)[N 1]
 Germany
Commanders and leaders
United States Omar Bradley
United States Norman Cota
United States Clarence R. Huebner
United States George A. Taylor
Germany Dietrich Kraiss
Germany Ernst Goth
Strength
43,250 infantry
2 battleships
3 cruisers
12 destroyers
105 other ships
7,800 infantry
8 artillery bunkers
35 pillboxes
4 artillery pieces
6 mortar pits
18 anti-tank guns
45 rocket launcher sites
85 machine gun sites
6 tank turrets
Casualties and losses
3,000 1,200
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