Friday Night trivia June 6, 2013


1. “D-Day” is the term generally used to describe the first day of the invasion of Europe. But what is the official name for the entire landing phase of the invasion from D-Day till the end of June 1944?

A. Operation Neptune
B. Operation Overlord

2. D-Day was originally scheduled for June 5, 1944. Which of these circumstances delayed the invasion until June 6?

A. Bad weather and rough seas
B. Eisenhower was debilitated with influenza

6. Who received extra pay because their role was considered so dangerous?

A. medics
B. paratroopers