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Capture of Caen-Carpiquet airfield

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  • Nom
    Capture of Caen-Carpiquet airfield
  • Lieu
    CAEN
  • Contribution
    KilroyTrip
  • ID
    1573.1680

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Capture of Caen-Carpiquet airfield
Capture of Caen-Carpiquet airfield

Stele in honor of our Canadian brothers who fought bitterly to liberate this airfield.
"L'enfer de Carpiquet"
From July 4 to 8, 1944

As a prelude to the liberation of Caen

The North Shore (New Brunswick) Regiment
The Royal Winnipeg Rifles
Le Régiment de la Chaudière
The Fort Garry Horse
The Queen's Own Rifles of Canadaand supporting units

 
Capture of Caen-Carpiquet airfield
Crédit photo Julie Grasset.
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Capture of Caen-Carpiquet airfield

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