Hotel-Restaurant Kyriad Carentan
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... no idea why!" Now, we always counter it with some pretty cool activities, but they sometimes have to do things that I know they aren't too keen on doing. They usually just smile and say, "Okay."
Today, however, I told them that we were going to visit the famous Bayeux Tapestry. "Cool. What's that?" An almost 1000 year old cloth depicting, through embroidery, the lead up to the Battle of Hastings in 1066. Absolute silence. I said, ...
... several of the graves are adorned with the Star of David. Jewish men from Canada who have heard what is going on in Europe. Elizabeth takes note of the ages of the men: most between 18 and 20, almost all under thirty. Jennifer speaks to the overwhelming number of those who died specifically on June 06, 1944 - D Day.
For me, I look at all the graves and for some reason, I gravitate to the last row, the last grave of the row. There I see a tribute to an ...
... in February, 1943 and the following month, left from Melbourne for the United Kingdom, being now attached to the RAF. Six weeks later, he disembarked and became a member of the 97th Squadron in October, 1943. At 2.56 am on D-Day (6th June, 1944), Ron was the navigator and only Australian on board the few months old MK111 Lancaster ND739 Bomber (call sign Z- Zebra) which left Coningsby in Lincolnshire in England and whose task was to ...
... John Steele) gets his chute caught on the church steeple is in St. Mere Eglise. In memory (and for the tourists) there still remains a parachute and a “paratrooper dummy.”
After about nine hours of touring, we were back in Bayeux. There is really so much to see related to D-Day. We only explored the American sector – Utah and Omaha. There are other three other beaches in ...
... One thing about this part of France - the highways are well marked, superbly maintained, safe and quite excellent. For those who like to exceed the speed limit (the speed limit seems to vary from 90 to 130 on this multi-purpose road depending on location, work projects and time of the day) there are plenty of speed cameras positioned en route to ensure that your license plate number receives the attention of French authorities. My advice: Carefully follow the road signage for ...