The D-Day Story Collection


A thick file of printed orders entitled 'Operation Neptune - Naval Operations Orders (ON) Memorandum'. It is No.X/0927/30, Copy no.38, and is dated 10.4.1944. The file contains orders relating to the movement of shipping in Operation Neptune, including mooring and troop embarkation sites, procedures for crossing the Channel, Mulberry Harbours and many other aspects of the operation. It was prepared under the authority of Admiral Sir Bertram Ramsay, Allied Naval Commander for D-Day. The document is mainly textual, with tables and charts.

Location: On display at The D-Day Story


Reference: 1990/1308