Major & Mrs Holt's Battlefield Maps
Normandy D Day Beaches 6 June 1944
GOLD-JUNO-SWORD-OMAHA-UTAH BEACHES AND ALL AIRBORNE AREAS
American beaches on one side - British and Canadian on the other
It shows 6 June 1944 landings overlaid on a modern map
WHY GO AND MISS THINGS?
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Only £3.50 + Post
The map measures 19.5 inches (49cm) by 28 inches
(71cm). It is printed in four colours and is
on firm glossy paper.
On one side at a scale of 1:116,000 are shown
The British Landing Beaches from Bayeux in the
west to Ouistreham (covering GOLD,JUNO and SWORD)
plus the 6th BR AB DZs from Pegasus Bridge to
On the other side at a scale of 1:116,000 are
shown the US AE DZs around Ste Mere Eglise and
Ste Marie du Mont and the US Landing Beaches,
UTAH and OMAHA.
is also a small boxed section showing the area
of Falaise and the locations of the major memorials
that mark the actions at the Falaise Gap.
On the left is a small detail
of the map
THE INDEXES ON THE MAP
There are two types of Index,
each based upon a simple but clear map reference
system. The map can be used on its own but all
the information is cross-referred by the map references
to the recommended stops in Major and Mrs
Holt's Battlefield Guide to The Normandy Landing
1. Location. Thus upon seeing a
at reference H32 on the British side, the
index explains that it is the site of the
memorial to the Queen’s Own Rifles of
2. Thematic. If wishing to find the memorial
stained glass window to the US 82nd AB at Ste
Mère Eglise, the index explains that it is at
grid reference R13 on the US side.
IS JUST A VERY SMALL SECTION OF THE MAP.
See large overall image of
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