On 6th June 1944, D-Day, the Allies invaded Normandy in the largest amphibious assault in history. It was the beginning of Operation Overlord, gaining a foothold in France and beginning the liberation of occupied Europe. One of history’s most pivotal moments, it paved the way for the ultimate defeat of Nazi Germany. This D-Day 75th Anniversary Miniature Sheet MZ142 is part of the range that commemorates the Allied invasion of Normandy.
This D-Day 75th Anniversary Miniature Sheet contains five special first class stamps. Each features a poignant image from one of the five Normandy beaches. Troops are shown taking cover on Utah, Omaha is seen from inside a landing craft, tanks disembark at Gold, troops carry bicycles toward shore at Juno and infantry move across the beach at Sword. The background image on the mini sheet is a map of the Normandy coastline detailing the beach locations and landing times
The five 1st Class special stamps on this miniature sheet are
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