Musee du Debarquement no. 4 Commando, Ouistreham

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Learn about the efforts of the Free French forces on D-Day at Musee du Debarquement no. 4 Commando, cataloguing their battles after coming ashore at Sword Beach. After France fell to the Nazis in 1940, many French soldiers escaped to Great Britain and trained for the eventual liberation of their homeland. Wander the small museum to see personal items, military artifacts, and other objects used by the 177 French commandos in the lead-up to and aftermath of their landing. Join a guided tour to learn more about the men who fought and died along the coast, or watch the documentary video for a more visual presentation. Our Ouistreham trip itinerary planner makes visiting Musee du Debarquement no. 4 Commando and other Ouistreham attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Located close to the beach in Ouistreham this small museum is a tribute to the small (177) group of French Commandos who returned on D-day to help liberate France. The story is well told in a fascinat...  more »
  • The Museum is small but well supplied. Quickly visited. Nice, not having not at the time to see the movie we were offered to return the next day for free. This museum deserves your support.
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  • Throughout the history of this commando is very well said. And the video is even moving because there are testimonies of veterans.
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  • Nice little Museum. The video is very touching.
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  • Beautiful Museum, a bit small, but with a lot to see.
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  • Really a small museum with a real story
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  • Great especially the film Museum
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