14 Calvados City : Vire Normandie
anciennement sur Truttemer-le-Grand
Coordinates : 48°48'41"N 0°46'9"W
48°48.687 N 0°46.155 W
A monument by the side of the road at an intersection commemorating Amercian aviators. West of Bernieres Le Patry. Go on the D309, first right after Noron. The monument is 1km to the left at a 3 road intersection near the Anfernel castle.
In memory of the 6 American aviators fallen here on April 5th 1944 while bringing weapons and materials to the French Resistance.
2nd Lieutenant William W. Nicoll Pilot 2nd Lieutenant William C. Harris Navigator 2nd Lieutenant Thomas F. Davis Bombardier Staff Sergeant Richard C. Bindel Mechanic Staff Sergeant Warren A. Brewer Radio Staff Sergeant Ralph A. Kittrell Gunner