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SAINT MICHEL EN GREVE BRITTANY FRANCE

The maritime cemetery at the  Church in Saint-Michel-en-Grève. The church is dedicated to St Michel the Archangel and over looks the huge wide beach where during World War II Operation Author took place on 10-11 August 1944. British and American troops landed with fuel and ammunition for General Patton's Task Force, who was responsible for liberating Brest from the German occupying army. <br />
Saint Michel en Greve, Brittany, France. 10th July 2023.
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Church at Saint-Michel-en-Grève dedicated to St Michel.
The maritime cemetery at the Church in Saint-Michel-en-Grève. The church is dedicated to St Michel the Archangel and over looks the huge wide beach where during World War II Operation Author took place on 10-11 August 1944. British and American troops landed with fuel and ammunition for General Patton's Task Force, who was responsible for liberating Brest from the German occupying army.
Saint Michel en Greve, Brittany, France. 10th July 2023.

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Source: Homer Sykes
Date: 10 Jul 2023
Location: Saint Michel en Greve Brittany France
Credit: Homer Sykes
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  • Saint-Michel-en-Grève
  • Brittany
  • France
  • WW2
  • WW II
  • Operation Author
  • 1944
  • Maritime Cemetery
  • Church of St Michael
  • Michel
  • Saint Michel en Grève

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