WW2 Allied Operations

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

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

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