The short animation above bringing the painting "Whirlwind
in Normandy" to life was created using Flash software.
Animation using Flash software.
THE SWORD POINT OF CANADA'S AIRPOWER
WW II Canada played a vital role in the success of the Allied efforts
in overthrowing the Third Reich. This was illustrated during the Normandy
campaign by the devastating effect of Allied ground attack aircraft
upon the German panzer divisions that threatened to push through the
fragile Allied lines to the invasion beaches. The German tanks and
supply columns were ravaged by airpower with the Typhoon earning the
special respect of its enemies because of the hitting power of Typhoon
information on 439 Sqn RCAF in D-Day please visit:
more about Canadians in the D-Day
invasion go to:
Juno Beach Centre
information on the Hawker Typhoon go to"plane facts/UK Warbirds"