Ranville in Manche Département, Basse-Normandie, France — Lower Normandy (Atlantic Coast)
Pegasus Bridge Site
It was replaced in 1994 by this new bridge of Benouville. The original bridge is now part of the "Memorial Pegasus"
Location. 49° 14.518′ N, 0° 16.369′ W. Marker is in Ranville, Basse-Normandie, in Manche Département. Marker is on Avenue du Commander Kieffer (D514). Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Ranville, Basse-Normandie 14970, France.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 18 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Major R. J. Howard (within shouting distance of this marker); Lance Corporal Brian J. Mullen (Sapper), R.E. (within shouting distance of this marker); The Bailey Bridge (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); First House Liberated in France (about 180 meters away); Horsa Glider (about 180 meters away); Fourth Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment (approx. 17.3 In Memory of All Canadian Gunners (approx. 17.3 kilometers away); Message to the French Resistance (approx. 17.3 kilometers away). Click for a list of all markers in Ranville.
Categories. • War, World II •
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