Seventy years after Allied soldiers stormed the beaches of Normandy, the Churchill Archives Centre has released a short film commemorating Admiral Bertram Ramsay, the ‘forgotten architect’ of D-Day. 

The film and full article is available on the Cambridge University website:

D-Day’s ‘forgotten man’

Ramsay Symposium

To find out more about Admiral Ramsay and D-Day, take a look at our page on the recent Ramsay Symposium.

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Photograph: Admiral Sir Bertram Ramsay taken at his London Headquarters in October 1943. © IWM (A 23440)