Sherman tank "Keren" belonged to the 501st Tank Regiment of the French 2nd Armoured Division and was knocked out on the 12 August 1944 when a German shell struck the turret killing 3 crew members (Pierre Bredigerm, Joseph Omne and Jacque Tubert) who are commemorated on a plaque.
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A memorial to combatants of the 2nd French Armoured Division who died on the 13th August 1944 during the battle of Normandy.Read more
A memorial to combatants of the French 2nd Armoured Divison who died for France during the fighting in Normandy during the 10th-23rd August 1944Read more
Sherman tank "Massaoua" stands at the entrance to Écouche village where it was hit by enemy fire in August 1944 during the liberation of the townRead more