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May 10, 2018 - Omaha & Utah Beaches - The Americans

Day 4 - Thursday 10th May Decided to take it easy today after yesterday’s bike ride. We moved off site in Arromanche & headed West along the coast towards the American Cemetery about 12 miles away in the Omaha beach area. On the way we stopped off to have a look at a German gun battery a couple of miles away on the cliff top. There were four great big concrete gun emplacements which had guarded the coast. Only one of them looked as if it had been damaged by the Allied shelling from the sea. From there we went on to the cemetery. It is an...

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