Normandy: Allied forces reach Bayeux and make contact with 6th Airborne Division. First Allied airstrip laid out at Asnelles, northeast of Bayeux.
Belgium: King Leopold deported to Germany.
Italy: 5th US Army takes Civitavecchia, 56 km north of Rome.
Channel: German light naval forces and U-boats commence frequent sorties (mainly by night) against Allied invasion fleet, but suffer heavy losses – including 2 destroyers – and sink only small number of transports and LC and destroyer RNN Suenner.
|British||3,000||114 (Allied total)|