Coordinates : 49°22'46"N 1°23'58"W
49°22.761 N 1°23.970 W
Picauville's town church is the site of a complex memorial to four downed american planes. Take the N13 NW from Caen to Sainte-Mere-Eglise then the D15 W and turn SE on the D69. The monument is on the N side of the road in the town.
US Ninth Air Force IX Troop Carrier Command 53rd Troop Carrier Wing 435th Troop Carrier Group 77th Troop Carrier Squadron
C-47A Sn. 43-30734 IB-P Crew: Capt John H. Schaefers Pilot 2Lt Thomas Ashworth Co-Pilot 1Lt Joseph J. Sullivan Navigator TSgt Melvin Isserson Crew Chief SSgt David Mackenzie Radio Operator