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France, Normandie, Sainte-Mère-Église, Manche, Basse-Normandie - 'Km0', First town to be liberated from the D-Day battle
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Laid out around its church, where the dangling effigy of soldier John Steele remains in place, this pleasant village is one of the most famous places on the Atlantic coast. It seemed that nothing would ever trouble the village until the night of 5/6 June 1944, when the first US Airborne forces parachuted in to support the Utah Beach landings, a historical episode comprehensively explained in the Airborne museum.

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  • Musée Airborne Interesting

    14 r. Eisenhower F - 50480 Sainte-Mère-Église

    This museum pays homage to the American paratroopers who took part in the Normandy landings of 6 June 1944. Laid out over two different areas, the museum has a design that is reminiscent of a parachute. Exhibits include a Waco glider and a Douglas C4..

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  • Logis Le Sainte Mere

    8, Rue Richedoux F - 50480 Sainte-Mère-Église

    Close to the D-Day beaches and Calvados, a region with a rich historical heritage and beautiful scenery, the hotel welcomes you in peaceful and green surroundings. Hotel Le Sainte Mere features 41 pleasant and comfortable rooms where you will spend ..

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