New Memorial , Vierville sur Mer, Normandy
#1


The statue depicts two soldiers of the 116th regiment of the 29th division of Bedford Virginia, USA, and " this is at Vierville that the division had the greatest loss."

post-227-0-60407900-1410978633_thumb.jpg

post-227-0-85844800-1410978668_thumb.jpg

post-227-0-47234900-1410978701_thumb.jpg

post-227-0-56278100-1410978732_thumb.jpg

post-227-0-16053300-1410978767_thumb.jpg

post-227-0-77486100-1410978798_thumb.jpg

post-227-0-20582700-1410978835_thumb.jpg

post-227-0-53936400-1410978870_thumb.jpg

post-227-0-93705900-1410978901_thumb.jpg

post-227-0-39820600-1410978941_thumb.jpg

post-227-0-30267500-1410978973_thumb.jpg

post-227-0-26478800-1410979016_thumb.jpg



Attached Files
.jpg   IMG_6644.JPG (Size: 124.07 KB / Downloads: 0)
.jpg   IMG_6645.JPG (Size: 111.48 KB / Downloads: 0)
.jpg   IMG_6646.JPG (Size: 134.17 KB / Downloads: 0)
.jpg   IMG_6647.JPG (Size: 131.53 KB / Downloads: 0)
.jpg   IMG_6648.JPG (Size: 128.7 KB / Downloads: 0)
.jpg   IMG_6649.JPG (Size: 185.51 KB / Downloads: 0)
.jpg   IMG_6650.JPG (Size: 172.33 KB / Downloads: 0)
.jpg   IMG_6652.JPG (Size: 301.81 KB / Downloads: 0)
.jpg   IMG_6654.JPG (Size: 116.99 KB / Downloads: 0)
.jpg   IMG_6656.JPG (Size: 170.74 KB / Downloads: 0)
.jpg   IMG_6657.JPG (Size: 109.16 KB / Downloads: 0)
.jpg   IMG_6651.JPG (Size: 223.88 KB / Downloads: 0)
Reply
#2

Thank you for the pictures. Some day I will be there!

Maj Todd O. USMC, Retired
Grandson of LTC John O'Brien
Reply
#3

Thanks Vee. Sorry I didn't reply sooner, but just got back from a 10 day vacation.

Marion J Chard
Proud Daughter of Walter (Monday) Poniedzialek
540th Engineer Combat Regiment, 2833rd Bn, H&S Co, 4th Platoon
There's "No Bridge Too Far"
Reply
#4

Hi Marion , I Hope Did you have good vacations !! l !! Love Vee

Reply
#5

It was fantastic. Got to spend a lot of time with the veterans and their families. I will be posting pictures soon!

Marion J Chard
Proud Daughter of Walter (Monday) Poniedzialek
540th Engineer Combat Regiment, 2833rd Bn, H&S Co, 4th Platoon
There's "No Bridge Too Far"
Reply


Possibly Related Threads…
Thread Author Replies Views Last Post
  In honor of Memorial Day 2016 Walt's Daughter 2 3,905 05-30-2016, 10:17 AM
Last Post: Walt's Daughter
  Remembering Memorial Day 2015 Walt's Daughter 3 3,796 05-27-2015, 11:25 PM
Last Post: Jean Jacobson
  VJ Day - Hawaii - 1945 - We honor our vets this Memorial Day Walt's Daughter 0 1,489 05-25-2012, 09:22 AM
Last Post: Walt's Daughter
  Rolling Thunder in HD - Memorial Day Parade, Washington D.C. 2010 sixgun 1 1,894 11-29-2011, 10:17 PM
Last Post: CaptO
  Memorial Day sixgun 1 1,897 05-31-2011, 03:00 PM
Last Post: Clementine
  Mom Chard's Memorial slide show Walt's Daughter 2 2,246 05-26-2011, 08:57 AM
Last Post: Walt's Daughter



Users browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)