Saint-Laurent-sur-Mer, Lower Normandy

Les Braves. Located on the Omaha Beach.   The memorial that was commissioned by the French government to celebrate the 60th anniversary in 2004.  It commemorates the fallen American soldiers who lost their lives on the beaches to liberate France on 06 Jun 1944, D-Day WWII.  The French sculptor Anilore Banon executed it to consists of three elements: The Wings of Hope, Rise Freedom, and the Wings Of Fraternity.

 

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