Lion-sur-Mer; Lower Normandy; France

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04 June 1944 Date known
Lion-sur-Mer; Lower Normandy; France
49.308921, -0.314573
Beach obstacles visible in this image consist of an outer line of 'Belgian Gates', designed to hold landing craft back from the shore, and an inner line of steel caltrops known as 'Czech Hedgehogs', intended to rip out the underside of landing craft.
400 Squadron (RCAF)

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