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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Robehomme Bridge

B Coy of the 1st Canadian Parachute Bn was to jump with the main body of the attack as well. 

Their main task was to escort and protect engineer elements tasked to blow the bridges in Robehomme and then occupy road and track junctions.

They were to hold until the destruction of the Robehomme Bridge could be achieved, at which point they were to make their way back to the Battalion position at Le Mesnil.