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Meal time by 56th Signal Battalion Forces at Communications Test Point located in the Cerisey Forest, a few miles from the Beaches of Normandy and near St. Lo. The station was located adjacent to a damaged concrete bunker as a result of a direct hit…

Banner in Le Molay, Normandy, welcoming the allied troops a few days after the initial invasion.

A silent street scene. Bombed buildings and rubble of war, only dust, destruction and death remains of a town in France.

Allied encirclement of German Forces. The horrible sights and smell of death prevails, both man, machine & animal.

Chas Gahres [PA] Inside the ring of death, at Falaise.

Bob Searl [NJ]: Cerisey Forest, France

Chas Townsend [NJ] enjoying lunch in a bombed out German concrete bunker in Cerisy Forest, Normandy

La Pie qui Tette, Vierville, France, the first few days in Normandy.

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Our living quarters for the first few days of the invasion: a bombed-out German bunker off the shores of Omaha Beach.

Chas Townsend [NJ] & Steve Mason [NJ]
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