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OPERATION DRAGOON: ALLIED INVASION OF THE SOUTH OF FRANCE (aka Operation Anvil). -VHS VIDEO-. the LARGEST OPERATION OF ITS KIND in the ETO, involving 1,000 ships, 3,000 aircraft & ultimately 1,000,000 troops! -CLEARANCE SALE-
-VHS VIDEO--- OPERATION DRAGOON: ALLIED INVASION OF THE SOUTH OF FRANCE (aka Operation Anvil). 3rd Infantry Division., 36th Infantry Division, 45th Infantry Division, 517th Parachute Regiment, 551st Parachute Infantry, 509th Parachute Infantry, First Spec Service Force, 1st Airborne Task Force, Seventh Army. -
The August 1944 Allied Invasion of Southern France - Second only in scope to the Normandy Invasion, 'Operation Dragoon' (aka Anvil) is the little known controversial Allied invasion of the French Mediterranean coast. Initially planned to coincide with D-Day, Operation Dragoon bogged down between American and British hierarchy. Dragoon became the LARGEST OPERATION OF ITS KIND in the European War, involving 1,000 ships, 3,000 aircraft and ultimately 1,000,000 troops!
In the end, the joint 7th U.S. Army and British troops annihilated Hitler's 19th Army, captured over 100,000 German soldiers, and liberated two-thirds of France in just 30 days. Author Breuer vividly re-creates events at all echelons on both sides. This VHS video provides original footage with superb naration.