The Beaches of Normandy and World War II Sites in Europe
To celebrate the week between Memorial Day and D-Day – June 6, I’ve decided to re-visit some of the World War II sites my husband and I saw on our trip to Europe one year ago. This week I will be focusing on the Normandy area in France; next week I’ll cover sites in other countries.
When we think about the World War II sites, the beaches of Normandy are often the first ones we think about. Although war had been raging since 1939 in some parts of Europe, the turning point of the war...