36th Fighter Group Memorial

This memorial lies a few kilometres behind Utah Beach, at a location which was a base for fighter planes.

The text on the memorial reads:
The 36th Fighter Group of Ninth USA Air force flew from this advanced landing ground A16 built by the 843rd Air Engineers Battalion
05-08 to 27-08-1944
In respectful memory of those who gave their lives for liberty
Brucheville 09-04-1990

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  • Text: Tim Struyf
  • Photos: Tim Struyf