Militaria Archive


Selection of photographs taken in Normandy, France. Included are the town of Avranches & it's Patton and Liberation Memorial along with it's famous Thunderbolt Sherman tank. St Mere Eglise (featured in 'The Longest Day' movie about D-Day). The St Mere Eglise US Airborne Museum. Followed by Utah Beach blockhouses, the Leclerc memorial & Utah D-Day Museum. Continuing on down to Caen, & the Caen Memorial Museum. Finishing with the St James Brittany American Cemetery and Memorial including unknown graves alongside the graves of some men awarded the US Medal of Honour.

St Mere Eglise - Airborne museum