On a journey of discovery to historical sites? Download the TracesOfWar app directly on Google Play or the Apple App Store.

155mm Gun Pointe du Hoc

This 155mm gun was part of the coastal defence on Pointe de Hoc during the Second World War and was one of the four that were neutralized by the 2nd Rangers during Operation Overlord.

Do you have more information about this location? Inform us!


  • Text: Kaj Metz
  • Photos: Lennard Bolijn

Related books

D-Day June 6, 1944