Normandy, France Site Index
Omaha Beach Gallery


The obelisk at the center of the monument to the 5th Engineer Special Brigade.

Picture 2 of 3.

The plaque reads

In honor of the valiant Americans of the 5th Engineer Special Brigade who gave their lives in the assault on this beach on 6 June 1944.

It also lists the names of all of the men.

Time picture taken Fri Jun 21 17:19:47 2002
Location picture taken Omaha Beach
Colleville-sur-Mer, France
Prev Omaha Beach Gallery Next