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Week of 25 May 2015

Bank holiday Monday and whilst we were extending the chicken fencing we could hear the fete in the village. We went along later in the day with Mandy, Christophe and the girls. 716 more words

In The Garden

Normandy American Cemetery

The Normandy American Cemetery is a chilling site, with 9,387 soldiers buried there. Behind these graves, you can see faint traces of Omaha beach, where so many of them lost their lives. 73 more words


Sainte-Mère-Église Steeple

Sainte-Mère-Église was a crucial town for the Allies, due to it’s prime location near Route N13 between Utah and Omaha beaches, which is why it was important that it was one of the first liberated towns. 102 more words