In Memory of All Canadian Gunners
En souvenir des artilleurs canadiens
In Memory of All Canadian Gunners who from this place on 6 June 1944 began the fight to liberate France and to honor our fallen who sacrificed everything for freedom.
Lest We Forget
This gun was placed here by the Royal Regiment of Canadian Artillery 6 June 2010
Erected 2010 by Royal Regiment of Canadian Artillery.
Location. 49° 20.202′ N, 0° 27.667′ W. Marker is in Courseulles-sur-Mer, Normandie, in Calvados. Marker can be reached from Voie des Français Libres. Touch for map. This marker is located on the grounds of the Centre Juno Beach. Marker is in this post office area: Courseulles-sur-Mer, Normandie 14470, France.
Other nearby markers. Fourth Light Anti-Aircraft Regiment (a few steps from this marker); Juno Beach (within shouting distance of this marker); Royal Canadian Navy Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Message to the French Resistance (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Arromanches-les-Bains : La Bataille d’Arromanches (approx. 11.4 kilometers away); Passerell de Route Flottante de Port Mulberry (approx. 11.5 kilometers away); Allan Beckett Memorial (approx. 11.5 kilometers away); Mulberry Harbours Memorial (approx. 11.6 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Courseulles-sur-Mer.
Additional keywords. Canada, D-Day, Jour-J
Categories. • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on September 10, 2018. This page originally submitted on December 30, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. This page has been viewed 322 times since then and 9 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on December 30, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of San Jose, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.