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D-Day produced thousands of code names, acronyms, abbreviations and many other strange and unusual terms and names!

We have compiled a list of some of the most common terms related to D-Day. If you think something is missing, please let us know.

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"h-hour"

H-Hour

H-Hour is the time at which the landings took place. On D-Day, H-Hour varied between 0630 and 0745, according to the tidal conditions at each beach.