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Honfleur in Calvados Département, Basse-Normandie, France — Lower Normandy (Atlantic Coast)
 

Mémoire des Soldats Alliés Tombés

 
 
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By Kevin W., June 30, 2015
1. Mémoire des Soldats Alliés Tombés Marker
Inscription.
Les Honfleurais en Mémoire des Soldats Alliés Tombés pour Leur Liberté

"Gloire à l'Angleterre, les U.S.A, la Russie, la vaillante Belgique et tous les alliés"

Extrait du discours du Maire Mr Patin, à la Libération de Honfleur le 25 août 1944

English translation:
The people of Honfleur honor the memory of the allied soldiers who fought for our freedom.

"Glory to England, the USA, Russia, Belgium and all the valiant allies"

From the speech of the Mayor, Mr. Patin, at the Honfleur Liberation on August 25, 1944
 
Location. 49° 25.194′ N, 0° 14.152′ E. Marker is in Honfleur, Basse-Normandie, in Calvados Département. Marker is on Quai de la Quarantaine, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Honfleur, Basse-Normandie 14600, France.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. La Cité des Peintres / La Côte de Grâce (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); L'Enclos et la Lieutenance / Le Vieux Bassin (about 150 meters away); Les Greniers à Sel / Le Jardin des Personnalités (about 150 meters away); Le Faubourg Saint-Catherine / Le Faubourg Saint-Léonard
Mémoire des Soldats Alliés Tombés Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., June 30, 2015
2. Mémoire des Soldats Alliés Tombés Marker
(about 150 meters away); Le quartier Saint-Léonard (about 150 meters away); Frédéric Sauvage (about 180 meters away); Le statuaire des Moulières (about 180 meters away); Honfleur War Memorial (about 180 meters away). Click for a list of all markers in Honfleur.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 144 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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