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Time CapsulesNormandy American Cemetery Time Capsule - Colleville-sur-Mer, France

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The time capsule 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: 11/13/2014

last visited: 12/10/2017

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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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Tourist Information Centers - Visitor CentersNormandy American Cemetery Visitor Center - Colleville-sur-Mer - France

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[EN] The Normandy American Cemetery in France opened in May 2007 to tell the story of the 9,387 Americans buried there. [FR] Un nouveau Visitor Center a ouvert ses portes au Cimetière américain de Normandie en mai 2007.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: France

date approved: 9/28/2009

last visited: 8/3/2018

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Gates of DistinctionGates of Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial - Colleville-sur-Mer, Basse-Normandie, France

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These gates are one entrance (or exit) to the Normandy American Cemetery where 9,387 soldiers are buried. // Ces portes sont une entrée (ou de sortie) au cimetière américain de Normandie, où 9.387 soldats sont enterrés.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Trail Blaisers

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 7/12/2015

last visited: 4/14/2018

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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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Veteran CemeteriesCimetière Américain de Colleville, Normandie, France

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Le cimetière américain de Colleville-sur-mer en Normandie; un des plus gros de cette guerre!

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Ourspolaire&Gemeloj

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 11/11/2012

last visited: 8/3/2018

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Figurative Public SculptureThe Spirit of American Youth Rising from the Waves - Normandy American Cemetery - Colleville-sur-Mer, France

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The monumental sculpture "The Spirit of American Youth Rising from the Waves" is in the center of the Normandy Memorial at the Normandy American Cemetery in Colleville-sur-Mer, France.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 4/25/2013

last visited: 8/3/2018

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Satellite Imagery OdditiesNormandy American Cemetery and Memorial - Colleville-sur-mer, France

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Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial is located on a higher ground overlooking the Omaha Beach landing site used by American forces on D-Day, June 6, 1944.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 3/20/2017

last visited: 11/22/2018

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French BenchmarksPoint géodésique 1416502 - Cimetière américain de Colleville-sur-Mer

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Point géodésique - sommet du mat de drapeau N.E (Cimetière américain de Colleville-sur-Mer). Geodetical point (COLLEVILLE-SUR-MER II, 1416502) on the top of north flagpole in American Cemetery in Colleville-sur-Mer (Normandy).

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dorcadion Team

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 6/17/2014

last visited: 11/22/2018

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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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Orientation TablesLanding beaches - Colleville-sur-Mer, France

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This table describes the situation in Normandy on the landing beaches 6-8 June 1944.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 9/3/2014

last visited: 8/3/2018

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Medal Of Honor Resting PlacesTheodore Roosevelt, Jr.-Colleville-sur-Mer, Normandy, France

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World War II Medal of Honor Recipient for action during the Normandy invasion on June 6, 1944. He was killed in action. He is buried in the Normandy American Cemetery, Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France in Section D, Row 28, Site 45.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 1/1/2018

last visited: 8/3/2018

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Medal Of Honor Resting PlacesFrank D. Peregory- Colleville-sur-Mer, Normandy, France

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World War II Medal of Honor Recipient for action at Grandcampe, France on June 8, 1944. He was killed in action. He is buried in Normandy American Cemetery, Colleville-sur-Mer, Department du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, Fance. In Section G, Row 21, Site 7.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 1/1/2018

last visited: never

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Wikipedia EntriesCimetière Militaire Américain - Colleville-sur-mer (Omaha Beach), France

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[EN] Officially inaugurated in 1956 with its memorial, this cemetery honors American soldiers who died during the Battle of Normandy during the Second World War. [FR] Inauguré officiellement en 1956 avec son mémorial, ce cimetière honore les soldats américains morts pendant la bataille de Normandie lors de la Seconde Guerre mondiale.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 8/17/2018

last visited: 11/22/2018

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Cemetery ChapelsLa Chapelle du Cimetière américain - Colleville-sur-Mer, France

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[EN] A chapel stands in the center of Colleville-sur-Mer's American cemetery, located atop the cliff overlooking the famous beach of Omaha Beach. [FR]Une chapelle se dresse au centre du cimetière américain de Colleville sur Mer, situé au sommet de la falaise dominant la célèbre plage d’Omaha Beach.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 8/27/2018

last visited: 8/3/2018

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MosaicsChapel Ceiling Mosaic - Colleville-sur-Mer, France

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This beautiful mosaic is located on the ceiling of the chapel at 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: 11/15/2014

last visited: 8/3/2018

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Medal Of Honor Resting PlacesT/Sgt Frank D. Peregory - Normandy American Cemetery - Colleville-sur-Mer, France

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The grave of T/Sgt Frank D. Peregory is located in the Normandy American Cemetery in Colleville-sur-Mer, France. Plot: Section G, Row 21, Grave 7

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 4/22/2013

last visited: 4/14/2018

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Medal Of Honor Resting PlacesJimmie W. Monteith, Jr.-Colleville-sur-Mer, Normandy, France

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World War II Medal of Honor Recipient for action on near Colleville-sur-Mer, France on D-Day, June 6, 1944. He was killed in action. He is buried in Normandy American Cemetery, Colleville-sur-Mer, Departement du Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France in Section I, Row 20, Site 12.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Don.Morfe

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 12/30/2017

last visited: never

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Medal Of Honor Resting PlacesLt. Jimmie Waters Monteith Jr. - Normandy American Cemetery - Colleville-sur-Mer, France

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The grave of Medal of Honor recipient Lt. Jimmie Waters Monteith Jr. is located at the Normandy American Cemetery at Colleville-sur-Mer, France. Plot: Section I, Row 20, Grave 12

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 4/22/2013

last visited: 5/5/2015

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Medal Of Honor Resting PlacesTheodore Roosevelt, Jr. - Colleville-sur-Mer, France

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Theodore Roosevelt, Jr. Medal of Honor Recipient for heroic action on D-Day Invasion of Normandy on June 6, 1944.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SoftballJunkies

location: France

date approved: 4/26/2007

last visited: 8/3/2018

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Grave of a Famous PersonBrigadier General Theodore Roosevelt, Jr. - Colleville-sur-Mer, Normandy, France

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The grave of Medal of Honor recipient General Theodore Roosevelt, Jr. is located in Section D, Row 28, Grave 45 in the American Cemetery at Colleville-sur-Mer, Normandy, France.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: France

date approved: 6/10/2019

last visited: never

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Non-Coastal Boardwalks Ohama beach.

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Une passerelle au dessus du marais / A footbridge over the marsh

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member celene37

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 4/25/2018

last visited: 4/25/2018

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MilestonesBorne Kilometrique, Condé-sur-Noireau, France

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A typical French Borne Kilometrique, in Condé-sur-Noireau

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Sieni

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 9/14/2013

last visited: 6/16/2016

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BeachesOmaha Beach at St. Laurent (Normandy, France)

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Omaha Beach is not only the name one of the main landing points of the Allied invasion of German-occupied France in the Normandy landings on June 6 1944, but today it is also beautiful beach perfectly suitable for summer recreation...

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dorcadion Team

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 5/28/2009

last visited: 11/22/2018

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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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