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

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

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