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Gold Beach; Lower Normandy; France

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Date: 06 June 1944
Location: Gold Beach; Lower Normandy; France
Coordinates (lat, lon): 49.329787, -0.535858
Description: Oblique aerial photograph taken facing South West.
This frame features the Mont Fleury Battery, inland of Gold Beach. British armoured vehicles are visible on the Battery, which had been captured by 6th Battalion the Green Howards earlier in the day.
Sortie: US7/1733
Frame: P_0056
Corporate bodies: 7th (Photographic Reconnaissance) Group (USAAF)
People: Hartwell, Norris, Maj
Image type: Oblique