Allied land forces that saw combat in Normandy on 6 June came from Canada, the Free French Forces, the United Kingdom, and the United States. In the weeks following the invasion, Polish forces also participated, as well as contingents from Belgium, Czechoslovakia, Greece, and the Netherlands. Most of the above countries also provided air and naval support, as did the Royal Australian Air Force, the Royal New Zealand Air Force, and the Royal Norwegian Navy.
It is also important to keep in mind that Operation Overlord was the largest single undertaking in the history of human warfare.
The Soviets while brave and in possession of decent weapons did not have the power to take Germany.
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