Colleville-sur-Mer in Manche Département, Basse-Normandie, France — Lower Normandy (Atlantic Coast)
General Dwight D. Eisenhower
Supreme Allied Commander
—Normandy American Cemetery and Memorial —
Location. 49° 21.557′ N, 0° 51.197′ W. Marker is in Colleville-sur-Mer, Basse-Normandie, in Manche Département. Marker is on Moulins. Touch for map. The above is inscribed on the exterior wall of the Visitor Center at the Normandy American Cemetery. Marker is in this post office area: Colleville-sur-Mer, Basse-Normandie 14710, France.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 5 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Omaha la Sanglante - Bloody Omaha (approx. 1.6 kilometers away); Omaha Beach, haut lieu du Débarquement du 6 juin 1944 (approx. 2.2 kilometers away); a different marker also named Omaha Beach (approx. 2.3 kilometers away); Les Braves - To Those Brave Men (approx. 2.3 kilometers away); Remember Omaha (approx. 2.3 kilometers away); Operation Aquatint (approx. 2.4 kilometers away); Le sacrifice des soldats américains sur la plage de Vierville (approx. 4.2 kilometers away); 29th Infantry Division at Vierville-sur-Mer (approx. 4.2 kilometers away).
Categories. • War, World II •
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