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At the foot of the town's war memorial in front of the church E of the D217. Plaque A grey plaque with gold lettering commemorating the crew of the B-17 that crashed in the area during WWII.

Monument Text:

A la memoire des Aviateurs Americains

morts pour notre Liberte, le 13 Aout 1944

 

Lt L. BRENCHBILL

Sgt T. NICHOLS

Lt R. SCHULTZ

Sgt F. VONDRICH

Lt D. VANCE

Sgt R. THOMPSON

Lt T. CROSBY

Sgt J. SANDS

 

 

English translation:

 

In memory of the US aviators

that gave their lives for our freedom on August 13th 1944

 

Lt L. BRENCHBILL

Sgt T. NICHOLS

Lt R. SCHULTZ

Sgt F. VONDRICH

Lt D. VANCE

Sgt R. THOMPSON

Lt T. CROSBY

Sgt J. SANDS

Commemorates:

People:

Lawrence Martin "Larry" Brechbill

Thomas Wesley "Tom" Crosby

Thomas Oliver "Tom" Nichols

James P.  Sands

Raymond L.  Schultz

Ray Ernest Thompson

David H.  Vance

Frank Vondrich

Units:

326th Bomber Squadron, 92nd Bomb Group

8th Air Force

United States Air Force

Wars:

WWII