Thomas D. Howie

Thomas D. Howie (HM61R)

Location: Saint-Lô, Lower Normandy 50000 Manche
Country: France

N 49° 6.927', W 1° 4.961'

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Le Major de Saint-L

— 12 Abril 1908 - 17 Juillet 1944 —

Commandant le 3e Battalion, 116e R?giment D'Infanterie, 29e Division U.S.A.

Tomb? a la t?te de ses troupes en lib?rant notre ville au cri de ralliement... a Saint-L?!

(English translation)Thomas D. Howie, The Major of Saint-Lo, April 12, 1908 - July 17, 1944.

Commander of the 3rd Battalion, 116th Infantry Regiment, 29th Division, U.S.A.

He fell at the head of his troops during the liberation of our city. The rallying cry ... "to Saint-Lo!"
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HM NumberHM61R
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Date Added Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 at 2:29am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)30U E 639909 N 5442060
Decimal Degrees49.11545000, -1.08268333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 49° 6.927', W 1° 4.961'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds49° 6' 55.62" N, 1° 4' 57.66" W
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Closest Postal AddressAt or near Place du Major Howie, Saint-Lô Lower Normandy 50000, FR
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