The battle of the hedges, one of the Greatest Battles in History
The summer of 1944 saw terrible clashes between the American and German armies in Normandy. For 11 weeks, in the Cotentin and then the centre and south of the Manche department, the American army, led by General Eisenhower, fought hard against the troops of the Reich, the battle of the hedgerows. The battle we tell you about in this article is the main theme of the Normandy Victory Museum, also known as the Battle of the Hedges Museum. If you’re interested in this subject, be sure to come and visit us.
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