THE COMMANDER’S UPDATE BRIEF

A unique blog that covers military history from a mapping and planning perspective

Operation Dick Tracy

OPERATION DICK TRACY by Drew Hannen Instagram: @heritagemaps Operation Dick Tracy took place towards the end of World War Two (1944 – 45). Foreseeing an imminent collapse of Nazi Germany, Allied commanders seized large quantities of cartographic materials and aerial photographs. It was quickly realized by the Allied Forces that the Luftwaffe had much more advanced…

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