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Arromanches-les-Bains in Calvados Département, Basse-Normandie, France — Lower Normandy (Atlantic Coast)
 

L.S.T. & Landing Craft Association Memorial

 
 
L.S.T. & Landing Craft Association Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., July 3, 2015
1. L.S.T. & Landing Craft Association Memorial Marker
Inscription. In commemoration of H.M.'s sailors and Royal Marines of the British Royal Navy who manned the landing ships and landing craft and lost their lives during the liberation of Europe in 1944.
"Lest we Forget"

 
Erected by L.S.T. & Landing Craft Association.
 
Location. 49° 20.423′ N, 0° 37.252′ W. Marker is in Arromanches-les-Bains, Basse-Normandie, in Calvados Département. Marker can be reached from Place du Six Juin 1944 0.1 kilometers west of Rue F.Jourdan de la Passardière, on the left when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is on the beach side of the Musée du débarquement (D-Day Landing Museum). Marker is at or near this postal address: 12 Place du Six Juin 1944, Arromanches-les-Bains, Basse-Normandie 14117, France.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Royal Logistics Corps Memorial (here, next to this marker); Merchant Navy Seamen Memorial (here, next to this marker); Royal Air Force Beach Squadrons Memorial (here, next to this marker); Mulberry Harbours Memorial (here, next to this marker); Passerell de Route Flottante de Port Mulberry (within shouting distance of this
L.S.T. & Landing Craft Association Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., July 3, 2015
2. L.S.T. & Landing Craft Association Memorial Marker
marker); Allan Beckett Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Arromanches-les-Bains : Un village de pêcheurs (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Arromanches-les-Bains : La Bataille d’Arromanches (about 150 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Arromanches-les-Bains.
 
Categories. War, World II
 
Placard for the 5.5 inch artillery piece near the marker image. Click for full size.
By Kevin W., July 3, 2015
3. Placard for the 5.5 inch artillery piece near the marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 13, 2015, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia. This page has been viewed 168 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on September 13, 2015, by Kevin W. of Stafford, Virginia.
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