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... murdered by Kurt Meyers, along with other members of the Canadian Armored Regiment, on June 7th, 1944.
Josh had researched two soldiers who were buried there. One was named Gordon Ross Coburn. He landed on June 6th, 1944 during the military operation D-Day.
The other soldier that Josh researched was named Percy Royston Gilman. He landed on D-Day and was reported missing on the 8th. There are three ...
... to go up in a plane again while traveling domestically. Going by train is a much more enjoyable experience especially when I'm a person that doesn't like he whole metal tube in the air thing. This journey was shorter than most at only 1.5 hours so we pulled into the station before nine and Andrew was there to luck us up in his rented Citroen. He had told me I would be surprised and he wasn't kidding. The car was actually super nice for a rental and was ...
... Canadian pride and sense of peace I felt there. The flowers were beautifull, the surrounding boarder of trees, fields of poppies. Megan and Adam were so into it. I think seeing so many graves for young people really put things into context for them. They became quite focused on the personal notes or poems on the graves. They intend to produce a collage of all the sayings and poems that they most valued. Sometimes I lose ...
From my home in Normandy, the four hours ago of road, even more.
It's was very long, but it was worth it !
Once arrive low there, we saw the sea.. splendifierous ! *.*
We are to stay in a campsite during a week!
The day we take out to visit some monument.
But the most mattering it is because we went to visit the Cean Memorial and Museum history and civilization.
It is very beautiful !
We're all checked into are hotel, and while my friend thought it was "tres chere", it's only 55 euros for the both of us and we each have our own bed AND there is a shower IN the room! How much more could a person want?! (besides air conditioning...)
Right after I got out of the shower my friend decided he wanted to go for a little walk around town but that he'd be right back.
It's been more then an hour and he's still not back.
You know ...