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Operation Dragoon. 7th Army operations in France during World war II
Allied Operation Dragoon during World War 2. Invasion convoy of ships heading to French coast, on August 15, 1944. Three divisions of the United States 7th Army make amphibious landing on the coast, and proceed rapidly into interior of France. U.S. Sherman tanks entering the French city of Lyon on September 3, 1944. Local newspaper headline about the city's liberation . Infantry of the 7th Army moving through destroyed French towns. U.S. infantry and armor (Sherman tanks) fire at German positions in a French village. Location: France. Date: August 15, 1944.
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1944-08-15
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U.S. Army Operation Dragoon and liberation of Lyon
France
Amphibious landings
U.S.tanks driving through French cities
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