Pegasus Bridge, Ranville

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Renamed in 1944, the name of Pegasus Bridge honors British airborne forces who wore a shoulder emblem of a flying Pegasus during the D-Day invasions. You can view the original bridge, built in 1934, in the park grounds of the Pegasus Museum. Some people call this the "Bridge of the Longest Day," due to its capture by British forces during their most famous mission. Start your trip to Ranville by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.
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  • This was a huge moment in history. The Pegasus museum gives you a lot of in site. Plus there is lots of signage in English. Many monuments surrounding the Bridge on the river banks. Walk in the...  more »
  • One of the German strong points taken by the Allies before the D Day landings. There is also a fantastic museum close to the site.  more »
  • for Canadian it is a very special location and the heroism of the troops landing by glider well explained in the park and nearby museum, but the place and bar take a life of their own during the...  more »

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