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Specific Veteran MemorialsJean Cras - Brest - France

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Jean Émile Paul Cras 22 May 1879 – 14 September 1932 was a 20th-century French composer and career naval officer. As a naval commander he served with distinction in the Adriatic Campaign during World War I.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Bretagne, France

date approved: 12/1/2019

last visited: never

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Static Artillery DisplaysLes mortiers de marine - Brest - France

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A l'entrée du Musée maritime de Brest situé dans le château, deux mortiers de marine de chaque côté de la route. At the entrance to the Maritime Museum of Brest located in the castle, two marine mortars on each side of the road with cannonballs.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Bretagne, France

date approved: 11/30/2019

last visited: never

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NN37.2 km

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World War II Memorials / MonumentsMémorial des marins du Narval - Brest - France

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This memorial commemorates the Franch naval vessel Narval who fought here on 26 June 1940. The ship disappeared during an operation on 14 December 1940.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Bretagne, France

date approved: 12/1/2019

last visited: never

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NN37.2 km

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsUS Naval monument Tour Rose - Brest,France

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Le Naval Monument, plus couramment appelé la Tour rose, est un mémorial américain érigé dans les années 1930 cours Dajot The Naval Monument, more commonly known as the Pink Tower, is an American memorial erected in the 1930s Dajot course

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sara et gege

location: Bretagne, France

date approved: 5/13/2018

last visited: 11/15/2019

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NN37.2 km

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsMémorial Russe - Brest - France

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Le sculpteur Andrey Tyrtyshnikov a réalisé une oeuvre en hommage aux 30.000 soldats russes qui ont débarqué en 1916. The sculptor Andrey Tyrtyshnikov created a work in homage to the 30,000 Russian soldiers who landed between July and October 1916.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Bretagne, France

date approved: 11/29/2019

last visited: never

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NN37.3 km

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World War II Memorials / MonumentsLiberation of Recouvrance - Brest - France

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September 17, 1944 liberation of Recouvrance by the 29th US Infantery Division

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Bretagne, France

date approved: 11/24/2019

last visited: never

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World War II Memorials / MonumentsL'abri Sadi Carnot - Brest - France

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L’explosion de l'abri Sadi-Carnot a été l'épisode le plus meurtrier survenu à Brest pendant la Seconde Guerre mondiale. The explosion at the Sadi-Carnot shelter was the deadliest episode in Brest during the Second World War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Bretagne, France

date approved: 11/28/2019

last visited: never

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Static Artillery DisplaysCanon de 380 mm/45 modèle 1935 - Brest - France

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Ce canon forgé d'histoire vient d'une des tourelles quadruples du cuirassé Richelieu construit à Brest, mis à flot en 1939 et désarmé en 1967 This historical forged gun comes from one of the quadruple turrets of the Richelieu battleship built in 1939

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Bretagne, France

date approved: 11/15/2019

last visited: never

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Static Artillery DisplaysLes Canons de la "Venus" - Concarneau, FRA

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Cannons from the 1781 at the Glénans sunken "Venus" (EN) Canons de la frigate "Venus", naufrage a Les Glénans en 1781 (F)

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member André de Montbard

location: Bretagne, France

date approved: 9/16/2018

last visited: 7/11/2016

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Non-Specific Veteran MemorialsArzano War Memorial, Brittany, France

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An unusual war memorial in the village of Arzano, Brittany, France. There is also a plaque of General de Gaulle's radio broadcast from London to the people of France on 18 June 1940 which is widely credited as the birth of the French Resistance.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member mumbo jumbo

location: France

date approved: 8/27/2009

last visited: 12/17/2014

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Static Artillery DisplaysL'alcide - Carantec - France

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Canon de l'Alcide navire corsaire de Saint Malo, en fonte de fer long de 2,40 métres et pèse 750 kg. Canon of the Alcide Corsair ship of Saint Malo, long cast iron of 2.40 meters and weighs 750 kg.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine

location: Bretagne, France

date approved: 7/23/2017

last visited: never

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