Leadership Moment - General Theodore Roosevelt Jr.


Overlord is perhaps the greatest military operation ever attempted. You know it as D-Day. Even though it happened 75 years ago, you can still imagine the gravity of a failure. The fate of the world literally depended on its success.

Tens of thousands of Allied troops were air dropped into France, shipped onto beaches, and flew bombing missions. One group of Americans was led by General Theodore Roosevelt Jr. – the son of the 26th US President.

When Roosevelt and his men hit the beaches in Normandy, they found themselves over a mile off course…

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