WW2 Allied Operations

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Can you name some of the famous WW2 Allied Operation Code-names?

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First Allied landings in Italy.
Last phase of the Allied breakout at El Alamein.
Originally named Operation Anvil; Allied invasion of Southern France.
Desperate Allied evacuation of Dunkirk.
American invasion of Guadalcanal.
Famous misinformation plan; caused Germans to divert troops from Italy to Greece.
Allied breakout from Normandy.
Final Russian encirclement and destruction of German forces at Stalingrad.
Secret Allied project to develop a nuclear bomb.
American invasion of Iwo Jima.
Allied landings at Anzio.
DescriptionOperation
Code name for airdrops to resistance fighters in France.
Unsuccessful airdrop behind German lines in Netherlands and Germany.
Allied project devoted to deciphering the Enigma machine.
Planned (but never executed) invasion of mainland Japan; included operations Olympic and Coronet.
Allied plan to invade Europe; scrapped after the failed Dieppe raid.
Two-pronged advance to capture the Solomon Islands, New Britain, and New Ireland; began in 1943.
Code name for the invasion of Okinawa.
Allied invasion of Sicily.
Code name for the Allied invasion of North Africa.
Code name for Allied invasion of German-occupied France at Normandy.
Allied project devoted to breaking Japanese codes.

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