Why A Pigeon Received A Medal In World War II

Pigeons were the first to transmit the success of the D-Day landing to Britain due to their efficiency as couriers.

Photo by Tim Mossholder on Unsplash

It was the D-Day landing on the beaches of Normandy in World War II. As troops attacked the German defenses, a few pigeons flew across the battlefield towards Britain.

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Karthick Nambi

Karthick Nambi

A human with interest in history and technology