Sign accompanying a duplex drive tank. It
"DD" Tank Sunk 4 Miles from Omaha by 27 Meters
On the morning of June 6th at 6:30 AM, 32 amphibious "DD" tanks (741st Tank
Battalion) are launched 4 miles from Omaha Beach.
- 27 of them sink, unable to fight against the heavy seas.
- 2 reach the beaches due to the skill of their drivers.
- 3 others are beached by their L.C.T. whose ramp was jammed.