B-17 May 8th 1944

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 50 Manche   City  : Bricquebec-en-Cotentin  anciennement sur Bricquebec
Coordinates : 49°28'55"N 1°35'46"W.  49.48205 -1.59615.  49°28.923 N 1°35.769 W

A grassy area on the northern side of the D902.
From Cherbourg take the N13 south to Valognes then the D902 west. The monument is on the north side of the road right after the D519 turn-off.
B-17 of the 384th Bomber Squadron USAAF, that crashed in Bricquebec on May 8th 1944.
J.E. FOSTER, J.A. UNISSKIEWICZ, R.G. CORPENING, T.W. CORBETT, J.D.Jr BOONE, J.L.Jr OVERCASH, S.S. MATICAN, T. COCHRAN, J.J. STEVEN, R.A. SANDERS

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50 MancheBricquebec-en-CotentinWW2ServiceAmerican
Notified by : Philippe Bauduin.   Record added 03/03/2008, updated 13/03/2014.
Photos : Philippe Bauduin.  Régis Biaux.
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Memorial B-17 May 8th 1944 Bricquebec-en-Cotentin Manche (50)

Memorial B-17 May 8th 1944 Bricquebec-en-Cotentin Manche (50)

Memorial B-17 May 8th 1944 Bricquebec-en-Cotentin Manche (50)

Memorial B-17 May 8th 1944 Bricquebec-en-Cotentin Manche (50)

Memorial B-17 May 8th 1944 Bricquebec-en-Cotentin Manche (50)

Memorial B-17 May 8th 1944 Bricquebec-en-Cotentin Manche (50)

Memorial B-17 May 8th 1944 Bricquebec-en-Cotentin Manche (50)