France - French Commando Memorial

The French Commando Memorial (La Flamme) at Ouistreham celebrates the French commando soldiers that took part in the D-day operations at Ouistreham. Here they fought alongside British and Canadian soldiers in a tough battle. 
 
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The French Commando Memorial at Ouistreham.

The French Commando Memorial at Ouistreham.
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A tomb stone at the French Commando Memorial at Ouistreham.

A tomb stone at the French Commando Memorial at Ouistreham.
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A memorial stone in honour of the French Commander Philippe Kieffer, who was the leader of the French Commando forces that fought here on D-day.The French Commando Memorial at Ouistreham.

A memorial stone in honour of the French Commander Philippe Kieffer, who was the leader of the French Commando forces that fought here on D-day.The French Commando Memorial at Ouistreham.
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Some of the tomb stones at the French Commando Memorial at Ouistreham.

Some of the tomb stones at the French Commando Memorial at Ouistreham.
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A tomb stone at the French Commando Memorial at Ouistreham.

A tomb stone at the French Commando Memorial at Ouistreham.
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A sign at the French Commando Memorial at Ouistreham.

A sign at the French Commando Memorial at Ouistreham.
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