Allan in Drôme, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
On August 27th, 1944, at Allan...
Le 27 Aout 1944, a Allan...
1st Lt. Edgar R. Danby
Cpl. Steve Vargo
Pbt. Dual F. Dishner
L Company, 15th Infantry Regiment
T/Sgt. Donald M. Bowman
Cpl. William F. Leaman
Pfc. James T. Doolin
Pfc. James J. Lovascio
Pfc. Norval A. Monroe
Pfc. Louis Polonsky
Their sacrifice is not forgotten by those who walk here today...
Location. 44° 29.9′ N, 4° 47.167′ E. Marker is in Allan, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, in Drôme. Marker is on Route de Malataverne (Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Route D126A) 0.1 kilometers south of Route de Montelimar (Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Route D56), on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7 Route de Malataverne, Allan, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes 26780, France.
Regarding On August 27th, 1944, at Allan.... Commemorates lives lost during the fighting in Allan as described in Jeff Danby's book, "The Day of the Panzer". This took place during the retreat of the 19th German Army up the Rhone River valley in late August 1944.
Additional keywords. Operation Dragoon
Categories. • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on September 10, 2018. This page originally submitted on September 30, 2013, by David Navarre of Alexandria, Virginia. This page has been viewed 539 times since then and 36 times this year. Photo 1. submitted on September 30, 2013, by David Navarre of Alexandria, Virginia. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.
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