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Bofors 40mm luchtafweerkanon

This Bofors 40mm anti aircraft gun is located opposite Café Gondree.

In 2014 this Bofors replaced a Centaur Tank of the Royal Marines used for in-direct fire from landing craft on D-Day.

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  • Text: Jeroen Niels
  • Photos: Barry van Veen [1], William van der Pluijm [2,3]