They were on Omaha Beach

"They were on Omaha Beach, 213 eyewitnesses by Laurent Lefebvre" looks at the invasion of Omaha Beach through both local and veterans testimonies. It follows the invasion minute by minute, told by those who were there, living through the chaos.

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OMAHA BEACH - 1st Infantry Division

D-Day - Order of battle

Commanding General: Major General Clarence R. Huebner  [view folder] Clarence R. Huebner Willard G. Wyman George A. Taylor Edmund F. Driscoll Victor Briggs Hicks Herbert C. Edward F. Wozenski Joseph Dawson Charles T. Homer Kimball Richmond John R. Armellino William B. Gara Clift Andrus George W. Gibb
Assistant Commanding: Brigadier General Willard G. Wyman  [view folder]
G-1: Lt. Colonel Charles S. Ware  [view folder]
G-2: Lt. Colonel Robert F. Evans  [view folder]
G-3: Lt. Colonel Frederick W. Gibb  [view folder]
G-4: Lt. Colonel Clarence M. Eymer  [view folder]
G-5: Lt. Colonel John M. Rogers, Jr  [view folder]
Chaplain: Lt. Colonel Edward R. Waters  [view folder]
Surgeon:
   
  16th Infantry Regiment: Colonel George A. Taylor  [view folder]
    X.O.:
      Hq Company: Captain Stephen V. Ralph  [view folder]
    1st Battalion: Lt. Colonel Edmund F. Driscoll  [view folder]
      X.O.:
      Hq Company:
      Company A: Captain James L. Pence  [view folder]
      Company B: Captain Thomas N. Merendino  [view folder]
      Company C: Captain Victor Briggs  [view folder]
      Company D: Captain Polydore Dion  [view folder]
    2nd Battalion: Lt. Colonel Herbert C. Hicks, Jr  [view folder]
      X.O.: Major William R. Washington  [view folder]
      Hq Company: Captain Lawrence J. Bour  [view folder]
      Company E: Captain Edward F. Wozenski  [view folder]
      Company F: Captain John G. Finke  [view folder]
      Company G: Captain Joseph T. Dawson  [view folder]
      Company H: Captain Robert Irvine  [view folder]
    3rd Battalion: Lt. Colonel Charles T. Homer, Jr  [view folder]
      X.O.: Major Eston T. White  [view folder]
      Hq Company: Captain Alan R. Morehouse  [view folder]
      Company I: Captain Kimball R. Richmond  [view folder]
      Company K: Captain Anthony Prucnal  [view folder]
      Company L: Captain John R. Armellino [view folder]  (WIA 6 June 44)
      Company M: Captain Emil V. Edmond  [view folder]
   
  18th Infantry Regiment: Colonel George A. Smith, Jr  [view folder]
    X.O.:
      Hq Company:
    1st Battalion: Lt. Colonel Robert H. York  [view folder]
      X.O.:
      Hq Company:
      Company A:
      Company B:
      Company C:
      Company D:
    2nd Battalion: Lt. Colonel John Williamson  [view folder]
      X.O.: Major Elisha O. Peckham  [view folder]
      Hq Company:
      Company E: Captain Charles A. Penick, Jr  [view folder]
      Company F: Captain Orin W. Rosenberg  [view folder]
      Company G: Captain Gordon Jeffrey  [view folder]
      Company H: Captain Robert E. Murphy  [view folder]
    3rd Battalion: Lt. Colonel Joseph W. Sisson, Jr  [view folder]
      X.O.: Major Frank Colacicco  [view folder]
      Hq Company:
      Company I: Captin Robert C. Hess  [view folder]
      Company K:
      Company L: Captain Frank N. Fitch, Jr  [view folder]
      Company M:
   
  26th Infantry Regiment: Colonel John F. Seitz  [view folder]
    X.O.:
      Hq Company:
    1st Battalion: Lt. Colonel Francis J. Murdoch, Jr  [view folder]
      X.O.:
      Hq Company:
      Company A: Captain Thomas W. Anderson  [view folder]
      Company B:
      Company C:
      Company D: Captain Robert Bridges  [view folder]
    2nd Battalion: Lt. Colonel Derrill M. Daniel  [view folder]
      X.O.:
      Hq Company:
      Company E: Captain Ozell L. Smooth  [view folder]
      Company F: Captain John J. Kelly, Jr  [view folder]
      Company G: Captain Albert G. Preston, Jr  [view folder]
      Company H: Captain James M. Libby  [view folder]
    3rd Battalion: Lt. Colonel John T. Corley  [view folder]
      X.O.: Major James B. Carvey  [view folder]
      Hq Company:
      Company I: Captain John M. Semanchyk  [view folder]
      Company K: Captain Kendall Moultrap  [view folder] (WIA 6 June 44)
      Company L: Captain Billing  [view folder]
      Company M: Captain Uffner  [view folder]
   
  1st Engineer Combat Bn.: Lt. Colonel William B. Gara  [view folder]
    X.O.: Major Thomas T. Crowley  [view folder]
      Hq Company:
      A Company: Captain Charles E. Murphy  [view folder]
      B Company:
      C Company: Captain Dave E. Stokley (WIA 9 June 44)  [view folder]
   
  1st Medical Bn.: Lieutenant Colonel Samuel Blechfeld  [view folder]
      Hq Company:
      Company A: Captain Paul D. Hahn  [view folder]
      Company B:
      CompanyC:
   
  1st Division Artillery: Brigadier General Clift Andrus  [view folder]
    5th Field Artillery Bn.: Lt. Colonel Robert N. Tyson  [view folder]
      Hq Company:
      Battery A:
      Battery B:
      Battery C:
    7th Field Artillery Bn.: Lt. Colonel George W. Gibb  [view folder]
      Hq Company:
      Battery A: Captain Lemuel D. Thomas, Jr  [view folder]
      Battery B:
      Battery C:
    32nd Field Artillery Bn.: Lt. Colonel Edward S. Bechtold  [view folder]
      Major Ralph L. Paddock  [view folder]
      Hq Company:
      Battery A: Captain David C. Haight  [view folder]
      Battery B: Captain Francis E. Silva, Jr  [view folder]
      Battery C: Captain Harry E. Barratt  [view folder]
    33rd Field Artillery Bn.: Lt. Colonel Walter J. Bryde  [view folder]
      Hq Company:
      Battery A:
      Battery B:
      Battery C:
   
  1st Military Police Pl.: Major Thomas F. Lancer
  1st Signal Company: Captain Herbert H. Wiggins  [view folder]
  1st Reconnaissance Troop: Captain William Blake