La Madeleine in Manche Département, Basse-Normandie, France — Lower Normandy (Atlantic Coast)
U.S. Coast Guard Memorial at Utah Beach
Erected 1994 by Coast Guard Combat Veterans Association of the United States of America.
Location. 49° 24.921′ N, 1° 10.479′ W. Marker is in La Madeleine, Basse-Normandie, in Manche Département. Marker is at the intersection of Voie-de-la-Liberte (D913) and Utah Beach Road on Voie-de-la-Liberte (D913). Click for map. This marker is on the grounds of the Utah Beach Museum. Marker is in this post office area: La Madeleine, Basse-Normandie 50480, France.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 14 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Utah Beach Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); House on Fire at Sainte-Mère-Église (approx. 10.2 kilometers away); Clifford A. Maughan P.F.C. 82nd and 101st Airborne on D-Day (approx. 10.4 kilometers away); In Remembrance of the Airborne Spirit (approx. 10.4 kilometers away); Pointe du Hoc (approx. 13.6 kilometers away); General Gavin’s Foxhole (approx. 13.7 kilometers away); 6 June 1944 at LaFiere Bridge (approx. 13.7 kilometers away).
Categories. • War, World II •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 135 times since then and 14 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.