Only A WWII Historian Will Know All Of These 18Qs About D-Day. Do You?

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Are you a true Historian?

This quiz will test your history knowledge by seeing how well you remember d-day. Are you a true historian?

 Jun 06, 2021

1 of 18Pick One:

D-Day is also known as ___.
The Canadian Excursion
Invasion of Rome
Normandy Landings

2 of 18Pick One:

D-Day began the ___.
Allied liberation of France
Allied invasion of Germany
Axis invasion of Poland

3 of 18Pick One:

Who was US President during D-Day?
Franklin D. Roosevelt
John F. Kennedy
Harry Truman

4 of 18Pick One:

US troops landed ___.
On the beaches of Normandy
On the mountaintops of Normandy.
In the center of the city of Normandy

5 of 18Pick One:

Prior to D-Day, France was occupied by ___.
Germany
Britain
Russia

6 of 18Pick One:

Major General ___ commanded Allied forces on D-Day.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Dr. Strangelove

7 of 18Pick One:

Dwight D. Eisenhower went on to become ___.
A Hollywood actor
One of the first hip-hop artists
President of the United States

8 of 18Pick One:

What happened first?
The Normandy Landings
Germany invaded Russia
Germany invaded France

9 of 18Pick One:

Which of the following Allied Forces did NOT participate in D-Day?
Canada
United States
Russia

10 of 18Pick One:

Who was the British Prime Minister during D-Day?
Justin Trudeau
Winston Churchill
Neville Chamberlain

11 of 18Pick One:

Prior to D-Day, the only European front in the war was ___.
Germany vs Russia
Russia vs Britain
Germany vs Spain

12 of 18Pick One:

Which Axis Forces were NOT involved in D-Day?
Japan and Germany
Germany and Italy
Italy and Japan

13 of 18Pick One:

During the D-Day landing, ___ sabotaged the Nazi's rail system and electrical facilities.
The Spanish Resistance
The French Resistance
The German Resistance

14 of 18Pick One:

The beaches of Normandy are on the coast of the ___.
English Channel
Mediterranean Sea
Pacific Ocean

15 of 18Pick One:

D-Day was the ___ in history.
Largest seaborne invasion
Largest airborne invasion
Largest interstellar invasion

16 of 18Pick One:

Which of the following movies is about D-Day?
Black Hawk Down
Born on the Fourth of July
Saving Private Ryan

17 of 18Pick One:

The invasion of Normandy preceded the opening of the ___.
Eastern Front
Western Front
Southern Front

18 of 18Pick One:

The leader of Italy during D-Day was ___.
George Wallace
Benito Mussolini
Adolf Hitler
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