block ships that crossed the channel and were scuttled to create sheltered water at the five landing beaches. Once in position the "Corn Cobs" created "Gooseberries". 

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Bill Price

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On D-Day, Bill Price sailed on one of the "Corn cobs”. These were block ships that crossed the channel and were scuttled to create sheltered water at the five landing beaches. Once in position the "Corn Cobs" created "Gooseberries".