blog - Landing beaches 3

point du hoc 02Visited Point du Hoc and Batterie Grandcamp-Maisy today. Point du Hoc is a unique monument for the brave soldiers who have climbed up the cliffs to finally find no guns.

batterie grandcamp maisy 08In contrast the batterie Maisy was firing grenades on the beaches of the Americans until June 9. The site now gives a unique picture of what it looked likes then, Really a must visit to get a good idea where the allies stood for. Trenches are dugged out again and bunkers are in a good state

See for more photo’s: Point du HocBatterie Grandcamp Maisy, Arromanches les Bains