Tag Archives: Atlantic Wall

Normandy June 2015 – Day#05 – Thursday 4th June – part2

On the Invasion Beaches SWORD Beach Our first stop was SWORD beach – near the port of Ouistreham – which was almost empty… on our way back to the car, we passed a relic of the Atlantic Wall – the German shore defences – either a machine gun or observation post with a view along […]

Normandy 2013 – Day#3 Monday 3rd June

England to Rouen Normandy, here we come… In which our heroes set out from England, go under the sea & spot the Atlantic Wall on their way south to end with a well-earned beer or three! p bright & early – the restaurant was supposed to be open from 7, but sat outside waiting for […]