Tag Archives: D Day

Normandy June 2015 – Day#09 Monday 8th June

Veterans in Arromanches Today saw us travelling around in History, again, on our slow journey back towards the UK… First of all, we drove up to Arromanches where a strong wind was generating a fair swell on the sea as could be seen from how the waves were crashing against the remnants of the Mulberry […]

Day 6: 5th June

This was quite a busy day, covering Operation EPSOM, the “Scottish Corridor” and Hill 112 and then on the trail of Ray Elledge and Francis Gillespie with some “Calvados hunting” in between. Operation EPSOM, the “Scottish Corridor” and Hill 112 Last year, we had visited the “shoulder” of the Operation EPSOM battlefield when we took a look around Rauray & […]