Three RAF B-25 crews that crashed on 11-26-1943

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 50 Manche   City  : Tréauville
Coordinates : 49°31'52"N 1°48'44"W.  49.53112 -1.81227.  49°31.867 N 1°48.736 W

The town's main square contains a memorial space where US contributions are commemorated.
Take the D64 SW from Cherbourg to Vasteville then the D37 S until turning W on the D204 to Tréauville.
In memory of the three RAF B-25 crews that crashed over Treauville on 11-26-1943
Honor and recognition

-At Gioterie-
R.R. Howlett English 21 years old
C.S. Graves English 21 years old
F.B. Dixon English 23 years old
G.J. Saunders English

-At Chauvinerie-
W.A. Solheim American 24 years old
C.G. Underwood Australian 29 years old
J. Painting Australian 26 years old
S.R. Troman Canadian 22 years old

-At Pont Sorel-
J.A. Kok Dutch 25 years old
J.H.H. de la Haije Dutch 23 years old
R. Overwijn Dutch escaped
D.J. Koning Dutch POW

Inaugurated on May 8th 2004


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Notified by : Philippe Bauduin.  Régis Biaux.   Record added 12/03/2009, updated 13/03/2014.
Photos : Philippe Bauduin (2009), Régis Biaux (03/2014).
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Memorial Three RAF B-25 crews that crashed on 11-26-1943 Tréauville Manche (50)
Philippe Bauduin 2009

Memorial Three RAF B-25 crews that crashed on 11-26-1943 Tréauville Manche (50)
Philippe Bauduin 2009

Memorial Three RAF B-25 crews that crashed on 11-26-1943 Tréauville Manche (50)
Philippe Bauduin 2009

Memorial Three RAF B-25 crews that crashed on 11-26-1943 Tréauville Manche (50)
Philippe Bauduin 2009

Memorial Three RAF B-25 crews that crashed on 11-26-1943 Tréauville Manche (50)
Philippe Bauduin 2009

Memorial Three RAF B-25 crews that crashed on 11-26-1943 Tréauville Manche (50)
Philippe Bauduin 2009

Memorial Three RAF B-25 crews that crashed on 11-26-1943 Tréauville Manche (50)
Régis Biaux 03/2014

Memorial Three RAF B-25 crews that crashed on 11-26-1943 Tréauville Manche (50)
Régis Biaux 03/2014