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Old 09-10-2009, 03:51 AM   #16
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Default Re: Normandy 1944 - Then and Now

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Hmm those are pretty big craters when you really think about it. Don't know anything about military artillery, but those look like craters you'd get from an aerial assault, especially the size of them.

But good question though, who knows.

Hit by 16 inch guns from battleships, and 1000lb bombs from planes


this is how big a 16 inch gun is




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Old 09-10-2009, 03:53 AM   #17
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Hit by 16 inch guns from battleships, and 1000lb bombs from planes

that pic is just shocking...wow
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Old 09-10-2009, 03:58 AM   #18
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Some of those pictures are really awesome. I love how in some of them, even almost 70 years later the trees are exactly in the same spot. Some of the builds remain unchanged just refurbished. Nice.
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