A World War II historic guide to discover the D-Day Landing Beaches in Normandy

Travel Normandy guide François Gauthron offers tours of the Normandy landing beaches, World War II battlefield. Come and discover the most famous part of Normandy where took place the Landing and the battle of Normandy in June 1944 to liberate France and Europe. You will be escorted by a qualified bilingual guide who will show you round the major sites of the beaches. Visit the highlights of World War II sites in Normandy with an expert license guide, first the most important sites of the landing beaches.

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Travel in Normandy with Francois Gauthron

Le Mesnil

La Tuilerie.

6th ABN Monument.

La Tuilerie and 6th ABN Monument

At Le Mesnil, the Canadians had quite a day too. First and second Bn of the 858th Gren. Regt. reinforced with the 2nd Bn of the 857th and several coy of the 744th Gren. Regt, all supported by several tanks and armored vehicle tried to squeeze in between the Canadian and the 9th Bn.

This attack was stop first by HMS Arethusa directed by Capt. Greenway and the crossed machine gun fire of the British and Canadian positions.