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Forces for the Invasion of Europe

The invasion forces were under the command of the SHAEF Europe.

1. US Army

CO: Gen Omar N Bradley
Chief of Staff: Gen
AOK 2 Headquarters:

II. Army corps

CO:

Paratroop Divisions
  • 82. Airborne-Division (All American)
    • CO: Maj. Gen. James M. Gavin.
      • 325th Glider Infantry Regiment
      • 507th Parachute Infantry Regiment
      • 517th Parachute Infantry Regiment
      • 376th Parachute Field Artillery Battalion
      • 307th Airborne Engineer Battalion


  • 101. Airborne-Division (Screaming Eagles)
    • CO: Brig. Gen. Anthony McAuliffe
      • 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment
      • 502nd Parachute Infantry Regiment
      • 327th Glider Infantry Regiment
      • 463rd Parachute Field Artillery Battalion
      • 326th Airborne Engineer Battalion


  • 17. Airborne-Division (Thunder From Heaven)
    • CO: Brig. Gen. William Miley
      • 513th Parachute Infantry Regiment
      • 194th Glider Infantry Regiment
      • 466th Parachute Field Artillery Battalion
      • 139th Airborne Engineer Battalion
Landing Divisions

Divisions that landed on D-Day

  • 1. Infantry-Division
    • CO: Maj. Gen. Clarence R. Huebner
      • Infantry-Regiment 16
      • Infantry-Regiment 18
      • Infantry-Regiment 26
      • HHB, 1st Division Artillery
      • 1st Engineer Battalion


  • 4. Infantry-Division
    • CO: Maj. Gen. Walter E. Prosser.
      • Infantry-Regiment 8
      • Infantry-Regiment 12
      • Infantry-Regiment 22
      • HHB, 4th Division Artillery
      • 4th Engineer Battalion


  • 29. Infantry-Division
    • CO: Maj. Gen. Charles H. Gerhardt
      • Infantry-Regiment 115
      • Infantry-Regiment 116
      • Infantry-Regiment 175
      • HHB, 29th Division Artillery
      • 121st Engineer Combat Battalion


  • 30. Infantry-Division
    • CO: Maj. Gen. Charles H. Gerhardt
      • Infantry-Regiment 117
      • Infantry-Regiment 119
      • Infantry-Regiment 120
      • HHB, 30th Division Artillery
      • 105th Engineer Combat Battalion
Assault Divisions

Divisions that landed after D-Day

  • 1. Armored-Division (Old Ironsides)
    • CO: Maj. Gen. Roderick R. Allen
      • 1st Armored Regiment (Light)
      • 13th Armored Regiment (Light)
      • 69th Armored Regiment (Medium)
      • 6th Armored Infantry Regiment
        • 68th Armored Field Artillery Regiment
        • 16th Engineer Battalion (Armored)
        • 27th Field Artillery Battalion (Armored)


  • 2. Armored-Division (Hell on Wheels)
    • CO: Maj. Gen. Edward H. Brooks
      • 66th Armored Regiment
      • 67th Armored Regiment
      • 41st Armored Infantry Regiment
      • 17th Armored Engineer Battalion
      • 41st Armored Infantry Regiment
        • 78th Armored Field Artillery Regiment
        • 17th Engineer Battalion (Armored)
        • 14th Field Artillery Battalion


  • 3. Armored-Division (Spearhead)
    • CO: Maj. Gen. Roderick R. Allen
      • 32nd Armored Regiment
      • 33rd Armored Regiment
      • 36th Armored Infantry Regiment
      • 6th Armored Infantry Regiment
        • 391st Field Artillery Battalion
        • 23rd Armored Engineer Battalion
        • 54th Field Artillery Battalion


  • 2. Infantry-Division
    • CO: Maj. Gen. W. K. Harrison
      • Infantry-Regiment 117
      • Infantry-Regiment 119
      • Infantry-Regiment 120
      • HHB, 30th Division Artillery
      • 105th Engineer Combat Battalion


  • 9. Infantry-Division
    • CO: Brig. Gen. Reese M. Howell
      • Infantry-Regiment 39
      • Infantry-Regiment 47
      • Infantry-Regiment 60
      • HHB, 9th Division Artillery
      • 15th Engineer Combat Battalion


  • 79. Infantry-Division
    • CO: Brig. Gen. LeRoy H. Watson
      • Infantry-Regiment 314
      • Infantry-Regiment 313
      • Infantry-Regiment 315
      • HHB, 9th Division Artillery
      • 15th Engineer Combat Battalion


  • 90. Infantry-Division
    • CO: Brig. Gen. Raymond S. McLain
      • Infantry-Regiment 357
      • Infantry-Regiment 358
      • Infantry-Regiment 359
      • HHB, 90th Division Artillery
      • 325th Engineer Combat Battalion


  • 6. Armored-Division
    • CO: Maj. Gen. George W. Read, Jr
      • 15th Armored Regiment
      • 68rd Armored Regiment
      • 6th Armored Infantry Regiment
        • 128th Field Artillery Battalion
        • 25th Armored Engineer Battalion
        • 231st Field Artillery Battalion

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