50 Manche City : Cherbourg-en-Cotentin
anciennement sur Cherbourg-Octeville
Coordinates : 49°37'30"N 1°38'5"W
49°37.500 N 1°38.083 W
One of the town's green spaces opposite the Rue du Poitou off the east side of Rue de Touraine. From Cherbourg take the D650 SW to Octeville. Take the Avenue de Normandie east then the Rue de Touraine south. The monument is on the eastern side of the road opposite the Rue du Poitou turn-off.
Strahlendorf Square In memory of US Lieutenant Harry W. Strahlendorf Pilot of 371st Fighter Group, 404th Squadron, 9th US Air Force KIA during an aerial assault for the liberation of Cherbourg on June 24th 1944