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Image for Les canons de la verrerie - La Glacerie, Basse-Normandieview gallery

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Static Artillery DisplaysLes canons de la verrerie - La Glacerie, Basse-Normandie

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[FR] Le canon enchainé [EN]

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tromel

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 12/18/2016

last visited: 11/23/2016

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World War II Memorials / MonumentsLa Fiere Battle Monument (Cauquigny, Sainte-Mere-Eglise, Normandy)

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Memorial park of La Fière, dedicated to the American Airborne troops of D-day, you can find near Cauquigny (4 km west of Sainte-Mère-Eglise at the edge of D15 road).

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dorcadion Team

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 2/24/2010

last visited: 4/17/2014

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Specific Veteran MemorialsPFC Charles DeGlopper Memorial-La Fiere, Bassie-Normandy, France

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This memorial is in honor of PFC Charles DeGlopper, World War II Medal of Honor Recipient for action near this spot on June 9, 1944. He was killed in action. He is buried in Maple Grove Cemetery, Grand Island, NY

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 10/21/2017

last visited: never

Image for Sainte-Mère-Église Liberation Monument - Normandy, Franceview gallery

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World War II Memorials / MonumentsSainte-Mère-Église Liberation Monument - Normandy, France

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Sainte-Mère-Église is a commune in the Manche department in Normandy, France. Its liberation monument is located in the town square.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 4/29/2013

last visited: 4/8/2015

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World War II Memorials / MonumentsLiberation Of Guernsey Monument - Saint Peter Port, Guernsey

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This azimuth sundial and seating was erected in 1995 to commemorate the Liberation of Guernsey from German occupying forces. Although at 4 metres tall it is an impressive sight, it deliberately only works one day per year.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Guernsey

date approved: 7/14/2018

last visited: never

Image for Royal Guernsey Light Infantry Memorial Stone - Saint Peter Port, Guernseyview gallery

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsRoyal Guernsey Light Infantry Memorial Stone - Saint Peter Port, Guernsey

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This memorial stone was erected on the 15th April 2018.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Guernsey

date approved: 7/12/2018

last visited: never

Image for Major-General Sir Isaac Brock K.B. - Saint Peter Port, Guernseyview gallery

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War of 1812Major-General Sir Isaac Brock K.B. - Saint Peter Port, Guernsey

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This plaque on the wall of the parish church commemorates Major-General Sir Isaac Brock K.B., who was born on the island and died in the battle of Queenston Heights.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Guernsey

date approved: 7/14/2018

last visited: never

Image for 1th US Engineer Special Brigade Monument at Utah Beach (Normandy, France)view gallery

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World War II Memorials / Monuments1th US Engineer Special Brigade Monument at Utah Beach (Normandy, France)

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The monument dedicated to fallen men of 1th US Engineer Special Brigade you can find in La La Madeleine, where is located one of four main D-Day invasion beaches - Utah...

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dorcadion Team

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 6/11/2009

last visited: 3/27/2016

Image for US Sherman M4 Tank at Utah Beach Museum in La Madeleine (Normandy, France)view gallery

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Military Ground Equipment DisplaysUS Sherman M4 Tank at Utah Beach Museum in La Madeleine (Normandy, France)

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This well preseved American Sherman M4 Tank you can find next to the D-Day Utah Beach Museum in La Madeleine (Calvados-Normandy).

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dorcadion Team

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 6/15/2009

last visited: 3/27/2016

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Static Artillery DisplaysOwyn's artillery

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On crossroad of beaumont hill in Jersey-Channel island

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lopac44

location: Jersey

date approved: 7/28/2009

last visited: 7/5/2013

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World War I Memorials and MonumentsSt. Lukes Anglican Church Memorial - St. Helier, Jersey

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This cross of sacrifice in the grounds of St. Luke's Church commemorates men from the church's congregation that dies in World War I.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Jersey

date approved: 7/17/2018

last visited: never

Image for Allied Aircrew Memorial - La Villiaze, Guernseyview gallery

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World War II Memorials / MonumentsAllied Aircrew Memorial - La Villiaze, Guernsey

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This memorial to 153 allied aircrew was erected outside Guernsey airport in 2015.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Guernsey

date approved: 7/5/2018

last visited: never

Image for Green Island Memorial Stone - St. Helier, Jerseyview gallery

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World War II Memorials / MonumentsGreen Island Memorial Stone - St. Helier, Jersey

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This stone next to the beach commemorates three teenagers who tried to sail to England in 1942 during the German occupation of the island.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Jersey

date approved: 7/21/2018

last visited: never

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Static Artillery DisplaysBatterij Lothringen-Jersey-Channel ilands

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German battery on Noirmont point-war memorial&command bunker-

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lopac44

location: Jersey

date approved: 7/27/2009

last visited: 7/2/2018

Image for Pointe du Hoc Ranger Monument - Pointe Du Hoc, Franceview gallery

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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

Image for Ranger Commandoes 116th U.S. Infantry - Pointe du Hoc, Normandy, Franceview gallery

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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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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

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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

Image for 5th US Engineer Special Brigade Monument at Omaha Beach (Normandy, France)view gallery

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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

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

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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

Image for Sherman M4 - Colleville sur Mer - Franceview gallery

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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 Mosquito Pilots' memorial, La Rampotière Normandyview gallery

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World War II Memorials / MonumentsMosquito Pilots' memorial, La Rampotière Normandy

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A memorial to John Hooper and Sydney Hubbard, RAF pilots killed during the Battle of Normandy, 1945.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Sieni

location: France

date approved: 4/5/2010

last visited: 1/22/2012

Image for US Memorial, Bréhal, Manche, Franceview gallery

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World War II Memorials / MonumentsUS Memorial, Bréhal, Manche, France

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Memorial to Charles Stone, US airman shot down on D-Day, and to Arthur Muthig and Berlin Fenton of the 86th Cavalry Reconnaissance Squadron, killed on 30th of July 1944, the day of the liberation of Bréhal.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Sieni

location: France

date approved: 7/16/2011

last visited: 1/22/2012

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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

Image for World War memorial - Bayeux, Franceview gallery

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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

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