The obelisk at the center of the monument to the
5th Engineer Special Brigade.
Picture 3 of 3.
The top plaque reads
The officers and menu of the 6th
Naval Beach Battalion dedicate this plaque to our fallen comrades who
gave their lives in defense of good over evil. They are the silent sentinels
who from their final resting place above the cliff they perpetually watch over
teh sacred ground of Omaha Beach.
June 6, 2001
The bottom plaque reads
de Guerre presented to the 5th Engineering Special Brigade
25 May 1945
For exceptional services of war rendered in the course of the operations of
liberation of France