Places of Interest


Bayeux is a major tourist attraction, best known to British and French visitors for the Bayeux Tapestry, made to commemorate events in the Norman conquest of England in 1066.  It is...

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Berniers sur Mer

The Maison du Queen's Own Rifles of Canada commemorates the men of this Regiment, part of assault companies 3rd Canadian Infantry Division, on D Day, 6th June 1944. The house was filmed...

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Beuzeville au Plain

Beuzeville au Plain is a small commune outside St Mere Eglise which has a beautiful memorial dedicated to Lieutenant Meehan, commander of Easy Company and his stick of paratroopers (Band of...

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Brecourt Manor

Brecourt Manor was a small farm complex which had the German field artillery situated in the fields of the farm. Lieutenant Richard Winters led members of Easy Company (Band of Brothers) in...

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Caen was the main objective for the British 3rd Infantry division on D Day 6th June 1944.  However due to heavy fighting Caen was not captured until 14th July 1944. By the time it was...

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Camembert world famous because of its cheese. The cheese was first made around 1790 by Marie Harel and some nearby farms still use her original method. contact us...

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  • omaha beach sand
  • beach cemetery
  • occupation bunker
Photographs 1 & 3 taken by Dave Vickers, Photocoordinates