Omaha Beach Memorial Tree

Omaha Beach Memorial Tree (HM7RP)

Location: Hampton, VA 23651
Country: United States of America

N 37° 0.216', W 76° 18.489'

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This tree, planted with authentic soil from Omaha Beach of Normandy, France, commemorates the 40th anniversary of Allied forces' landings on 6 June 1944. It stands as a memorial to sacrifices in battle and a tangible symbol of our heritage.

Planted 6 June 1984 by Col Richard E. Mackin, Post Commander and Col Jean Burel, French Liaison Officer.
HM NumberHM7RP
Year Placed1984
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Date Added Sunday, October 19th, 2014 at 9:09am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 383608 N 4096071
Decimal Degrees37.00360000, -76.30815000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 0.216', W 76° 18.489'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 0' 12.96" N, 76° 18' 29.34" W
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Area Code(s)757
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 18-98 Ruckman Rd, Hampton VA 23651, US
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