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Image for 49e division d'infanterie - Fontenay le Pesnel - Franceview gallery

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World War II Memorials / Monuments49e division d'infanterie - Fontenay le Pesnel - France

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Monument dédié à la 49th West Riding Infantry Division Monument dedicated to the 49th West Riding Infantry Division

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 7/31/2017

last visited: 7/5/2018

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NN23.2 km

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World War II Memorials / MonumentsMémorial de Bayeux - Bayeux, France

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[FR] Le Mémorial est dédié à la mémoire des 2092 soldats du Commonwealth tués au cours de la Bataille de Normandie. [EN] The Bayeux Memorial commemorates more than 1,800 casualties of the Commonwealth forces who died in Normandy.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 11/21/2016

last visited: never

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NN23.7 km

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World War II Memorials / Monuments50th Northumbrian Division - Bayeux, France

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The memorial tablet dedicated to 50th Northumbrian Division.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 8/31/2014

last visited: 12/31/2017

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NN23.7 km

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsWorld War memorial - Bayeux, France

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Combined First and Second World War memorials - a plaques in Bayeux Cathedral.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 8/31/2014

last visited: 6/28/2015

Image for Les libérateurs de Rots - Franceview gallery

NENE29.1 km

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World War II Memorials / MonumentsLes libérateurs de Rots - France

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Rots reconnaissant à ses libérateurs 1944 - 1994 . Rots recognizing its liberators 1944 - 1994.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 8/1/2017

last visited: 3/6/2019

Image for Sherman M4 - Colleville sur Mer - Franceview gallery

NN30.3 km

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Military Ground Equipment DisplaysSherman M4 - Colleville sur Mer - France

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Un exemplaire de char Sherman utilisé pendant la deuxième guerre mondiale lors de l'opération Overlord. A copy of Sherman tank used during World War II during Operation Overlord.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 7/29/2017

last visited: 4/14/2018

Image for Memorial to WWI and WWII, Creully, Franceview gallery

NENE30.7 km

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Non-Specific Veteran MemorialsMemorial to WWI and WWII, Creully, France

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This memorial was first dedicated to the fallen in World War I, but another plaque was added later, for the fallen from World War II.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: France

date approved: 11/3/2014

last visited: 11/16/2014

Image for 1st US infantry division Monument in Colleville-sur-Mer (Normandy, France)view gallery

NN31.5 km

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World War II Memorials / Monuments1st US infantry division Monument in Colleville-sur-Mer (Normandy, France)

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Directly over the infamous Omaha beach, close to Colleville/Saint-Laurent-sur-Mer, you will find obelisk honors the "Big red one", the 1st American Infantry division...

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dorcadion Team

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 5/1/2009

last visited: 10/26/2016

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World War II Memorials / MonumentsWorld War II Memorial - Colleville-sur-Mer, France

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The World War II Memorial is located in the Normandy American Cemetery at Colleville-sur-Mer on the Normandy coast of France.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 11/14/2014

last visited: 8/3/2018

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World War II Memorials / Monuments5th US Engineer Special Brigade Monument at Omaha Beach (Normandy, France)

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Above Omaha beach, on small cliff is ruin of German bunker with the Monument to the 5th US Engineer Special Brigade. Monument commemorates those who lost their lives while protecting the men in the landing craft and on the D-Day invasion beaches...

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dorcadion Team

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 6/11/2009

last visited: 11/22/2018

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NN32.2 km

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World War II Memorials / Monuments2nd US Infantry Division Memorial at Omaha Beach (Normandy, France)

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...close of the seashore at infamous "Bloody Omaha Beach", close to ruin of German bunker, you can find a black stone stele with symbol of "Indianhead", the memorial devoted to the 2nd US Infantry Division.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dorcadion Team

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 6/11/2009

last visited: 6/28/2015

Image for Ordnance QF 25-pounder - Arromanches, Franceview gallery

NENE32.7 km

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Static Artillery DisplaysOrdnance QF 25-pounder - Arromanches, France

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The gun in front of Musée du Débarquement - D-Day Landing Museum.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 9/7/2014

last visited: 11/11/2016

Image for Passerelle métallique - Arromanches - Franceview gallery

NENE32.7 km

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Military Ground Equipment DisplaysPasserelle métallique - Arromanches - France

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[FR] Des voies flottantes, appelées "whales" (baleines) furent conçues pour relier les quais au littoral. [EN] The dock piers were code named "Whale". These piers were the floating roadways that connected the "Spud" pier heads to the land.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: France

date approved: 10/1/2009

last visited: 11/11/2016

Image for Anti aircraft gun - Arromanches - Franceview gallery

NENE32.7 km

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Static Artillery DisplaysAnti aircraft gun - Arromanches - France

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Here you will find an anti aircraft gun which once sat on the turret of the Phoenix caissons in the Mulberry Harbor.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: France

date approved: 9/28/2009

last visited: 11/11/2016

Image for Monument to the Royal Engineers at Arromanches Saint-Combe-de-Fresne Franceview gallery

NENE32.7 km

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World War II Memorials / MonumentsMonument to the Royal Engineers at Arromanches Saint-Combe-de-Fresne France

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This granite monument honors the Royal Engineers and their efforts during World War II, but in particular the D-Day Invasions.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Queens Blessing

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 10/26/2014

last visited: 7/28/2016

Image for World War II Memorial - Asnelles, Franceview gallery

NENE33.8 km

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World War II Memorials / MonumentsWorld War II Memorial - Asnelles, France

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A monument to the 2nd Battalion of the South Wales Borderers is located on the Normandy Coast in Asnelles, France.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 11/12/2014

last visited: 12/5/2014

Image for World War II Libérateurs Memorial - Asnelles, Franceview gallery

NENE33.8 km

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World War II Memorials / MonumentsWorld War II Libérateurs Memorial - Asnelles, France

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A monument to the British soldiers that landed at and liberated the village of Asnelles during World War II is located on the Normandy Coast in Asnelles, France.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marine Biologist

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 11/12/2014

last visited: 12/5/2014

Image for Les canons du mont de Cerisy - Franceview gallery

SESE34.3 km

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Static Artillery DisplaysLes canons du mont de Cerisy - France

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Canons au pied du fort du Mont de Cerisy, dans la commune de Cerisy-Belle-Etoile, dans l'Orne.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member AlexEmilie

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 7/4/2016

last visited: never

Image for The Canadian Memorial Garden - Caen, Franceview gallery

NENE34.3 km

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World War II Memorials / MonumentsThe Canadian Memorial Garden - Caen, France

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Large memorial garden at the Memorial de Caen museum

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member stinger503

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 3/9/2017

last visited: 6/7/2019

Image for Jeep au Mémorial de Caen - Normandy - Franceview gallery

NENE34.4 km

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Military Ground Equipment DisplaysJeep au Mémorial de Caen - Normandy - France

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[FR] Le voyage historique commence par les espaces dédiés à la Seconde Guerre mondiale. [EN] The museum itself is entered via a descending spiral staircase - symbolizing the descent into the hell of war.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: France

date approved: 9/27/2009

last visited: 5/7/2015

Image for Bertrand du Guesclin - Caen, Franceview gallery

EE34.8 km

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Specific Veteran MemorialsBertrand du Guesclin - Caen, France

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An equestrian statue of Bertrand du Guesclin, Constable of France, is located at Place Saint-Martin in Caen, Lower-Normandy, France.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 9/11/2013

last visited: 12/10/2018

Image for Monument de la Libération - Hubert Folieview gallery

EE37.3 km

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World War II Memorials / MonumentsMonument de la Libération - Hubert Folie

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Monument de la Libération

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Marcus14123

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 12/11/2018

last visited: 2/9/2019

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World War II Memorials / MonumentsA Tribute to the Royal Canadian Airforce

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Near Beny-sur-Mer, a Canadian flag and a monument in a field commemorate the B4 Airfield that the 401st, 411th and 412th Squadrons of the Royal Canadian Air Force used just after the D- Day Landing. They were based here from 18 June - 7 August 1944.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member flyingandersons

location: France

date approved: 6/24/2011

last visited: 11/11/2016

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NN37.7 km

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World War II Memorials / MonumentsPointe du Hoc Ranger Monument - Pointe Du Hoc, France

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A granite monument in the form of a grappling hook honors the Ranger Commandos of the 116th Infantry under the command of Colonel James E. Rudder.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 4/29/2013

last visited: 8/3/2018

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NN37.7 km

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Specific Veteran MemorialsRanger Commandoes 116th U.S. Infantry - Pointe du Hoc, Normandy, France

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A granite monument in the form of a grappling hook honors the Ranger Commandos of the 116th Infantry under the command of Colonel James E. Rudder.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 3/22/2017

last visited: 8/3/2018

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