Marauder 42-107574

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 50 Manche   City  : Magneville
Coordinates : 49°26'51"N 1°33'4"W.  49.44738 -1.55101.  49°26.843 N 1°33.060 W

The northern side of the Tocqueville road, after the retirement home, contains a memorial honoring American service members.
Take the N13 NW from Caen to Valognes. From there, take the D2 S then the D126 NW and D87 SW. Follow Le Ferrage/Tocqueville W to the monument. The latter is located on the northern side of the road.
In memory of the victims of the B-26 Marauder 42-107574 crash at the "croix des aulnays" on June 10th 1944.
Lt Herman L. Burdette
Lt Dale W. Edwards
Lt Albert L. Collins
SSgt Marshall H. Porter
SSgt Joseph G. Gisavage
SSgt Sherrard II Billings

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External link :
50 MancheMagnevilleWW2ServiceAmerican
Notified by : Marc Bonas.   Record added 10/02/2008.
Photos : Patrick Boyer.
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Monument C-47 n° 2100905 6 juin 1944 Magneville Manche (50)
Patrick Boyer

Monument C-47 n° 2100905 6 juin 1944 Magneville Manche (50)
Patrick Boyer