Re: Cotentin Peninsula 1944

Phil Gilson
 

It's on the west coast of France, very close to the allied landings at Normandy. Check the web for "Battle of Cherbourg - WWII".


It was necessary to suppress the fort and concentration of German forces there to prevent them from attacking the Allies who had landed and were proceeding against the Germans in occupied France.

Best Regards. It's good to see Dr Robinson's time and efforts to preserve this portion history have survived the demise of Yahoo.

Phil, Brooklyn


On Thu, Dec 19, 2019 at 12:28 PM Chuck Walters via Groups.Io <tautemarite2=yahoo.com@groups.io> wrote:
Thanks for the great photos.
Where is the Cotentin Penn.?
Chuck Walters 

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