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

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

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