Advanced Landing Ground A-10

 
 50 Manche   City  : Catz
Coordinates : 49°18'18"N 1°10'47"W.  49.30512 -1.17963.  49°18.307 N 1°10.778 W

The E side of the D89 contains a marker designating the site of a former US airfield.
Take the D974 then D544 E from Carentan to Saint-Pellerin then head north on the D89 until you see the monument on the E side of the road.
A-10 Carentan
The 50th Fighter Group of Ninth US Air Force flew from this Advanced Landing Ground built by the 826 Air Engrs Battalion 25.06 to 16.08.1944

In respectful memory of those who gave their lives for liberty

Catz-Les Veys-St Pellerin-St Hilaire-Brevands
06.06.1989
50 MancheCatzInfrastructuresAllied airfields
Notified by : Philippe Bauduin.  Régis Biaux.   Record added 14/07/2009, updated 18/12/2017.
Photos : Régis Biaux (09/12/2017), Philippe Bauduin (07/2009).
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Memorial Advanced Landing Ground A-10 Catz Manche (50)
Régis Biaux 09/12/2017

Memorial Advanced Landing Ground A-10 Catz Manche (50)
Régis Biaux 09/12/2017

Memorial Advanced Landing Ground A-10 Catz Manche (50)
Régis Biaux 09/12/2017

Memorial Advanced Landing Ground A-10 Catz Manche (50)
Régis Biaux 09/12/2017

Memorial Advanced Landing Ground A-10 Catz Manche (50)
Régis Biaux 09/12/2017

Memorial Advanced Landing Ground A-10 Catz Manche (50)
Philippe Bauduin 07/2009

Memorial Advanced Landing Ground A-10 Catz Manche (50)
Philippe Bauduin 07/2009

Memorial Advanced Landing Ground A-10 Catz Manche (50)
Philippe Bauduin 07/2009