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Great tribute

Those men who jumped out of a plane into occupied Europe, to liberate were the heroes amongst... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
KevinSadler2364
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Yes it was the Longest Day

If you came to this site...I don't need to tell you what happened there and what a sacrifice it... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
george10e
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Reviewed 23 September 2018

Those men who jumped out of a plane into occupied Europe, to liberate were the heroes amongst heroes, and this memorial is a wonderful tribute to them.

Thank KevinSadler2364
Reviewed 22 September 2018

If you came to this site...I don't need to tell you what happened there and what a sacrifice it was. You already know it. This memorial overlooks Omaha beach. Need I say more?

Thank george10e
Reviewed 26 July 2018

It is surreal indeed to be at a place where there was such bravery. You will also get a sense of the word honor means to be here. Pride is another word that comes to mind.

Thank Daniel A
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Their assault on to Omaha Beach was instrumental during the invasion of Normandy. Those boys had guts and when you see Omaha Beach at low tide you’ll see what true hero’s they were. Remember to pick up a stone from the beach and place it...More

Thank James D
Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

The memorial is situated on top of a bunker, overlooking the eastern end of Omaha beach. A German stronghold is around this area, and the bunkers can still be seen.

Thank James19941
Reviewed 9 April 2018

This memorial is located just a short distance from the American Cemetery and is located atop a bluff overlooking the site where some of the most intense fighting took place on that day. Located around this memorial are German bunkers and trenches. Well work the...More

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Reviewed 1 April 2018

We visited on a rainy and windy day, but in spite of this, we could walk around and see first hand what the D Day invasion meant! We felt deeply touched by the sacrifice and courage of all those involved in this fight! WWII, hopefully,...More

Thank Patricia D
Reviewed 23 December 2017

The Omaha Beach memorial is one of many amazing symbols of the commitment and sacrifice that soldiers of the US, UK and Canadian militaries made on June 6, 1941. A bucket list event if there ever was one (for me) to go see these places...More

Thank Alan P
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

To see the terrain and what our young men had to overcome was truly something. Unless you visit and stand in their footsteps, you truly can not comprehend.

Thank AprilForbes
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Take a walk around the area to understand the magnitude of the task in invading this beach. Look at the bunkers and defences and give some thought to the young men on both sides who gave their lives.

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