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Operation Overlord was the codename for the Battle of Normandy , the Allied operation that launched the successful invasion of German-occupied Western Europe during World War II. The operation was launched on 6 June 1944 with the Normandy landings (Operation Neptune , commonly known as D-Day). A 1 , 200-plane airborne assault preceded an amphibious assault involving more than 5 , 000 vessels. Nearly 160 , 000 troops crossed the English Channel on 6 June , and more than two million Allied troops were in France by the end of August.The decision to undertake a cross-channel invasion in 1944 was taken at t