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Memorial First American War Cemetery in France

(France - Basse-Normandie - Vierville-sur-Mer)

This memorial is standing on the spot where the first American war cemetey in France was established direct after the landing on 6 June 1944. The text on the memorial reads:

"THIS MARKS
THE SITE
OF FIRST
AMERICAN CEMETERY
IN FRANCE
WORLD WAR II
SINCE
MOVED TO
AMERICAN
CEMETERY N:1""


"1st Infantry Division
29th Infantry Division
5th Engineer Special Brigade
6th Engineer Special Brigade"

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Address:
23-42 Boulevard de Cauvigny
Vierville-sur-Mer
WWII grade:
100%
Rating:
40%

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