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MUSÉE MEMORIAL, CAEN, CALVADOS, BASSE-NORMANDIE, FRANCE



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6050
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Latitude, Longitude: 49.19739607 , -0.38399041
Location Accuracy: 7
Tanks Previously Here: Long term:
1: M4A4 Sherman Tank - Canadian War Museum, LeBreton Flats, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada (Not the museum but D-Day area July 1944)
2: FV4101 Charioteer Tank Destroyer - Barrell Collection, Bedfield, Suffolk, East England, Britain (Not the museum but Normandy in general – 1RTR 1944)

Short term:
1: A22 Churchill AVRE Tank - Beach Exit, Graye-sur-Mer, Calvados, Basse-Normandie, France (Not the museum but French Army workshops in Caen 1977)


This is a new museum built on the outskirts of Caen. It covers the events of D-Day and the Invasion, and particularly the fate of Caen and Operation Goodwood, and also the liberation of Normandy and the rest of France. Amongst its many exhibits it has two tracked armoured vehicles.

Interior Display



Location ID:
6050
Latitude, Longitude:49.19739607, -0.38399041
Location Accuracy:7



1) Panther Tank German


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Unique ID: 34
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This Panther is not on public display at the museum: its current location and status are unknown.


2) M4A1 Sherman Grizzly Tank American / Canadian


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Unique ID: 985
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The Grizzly was a Canadian built version of the American M4A1 Sherman. It is displayed inside near the restaurant in a very dark area, overlooked by a public gallery.