La Bataille de Bir Hakeim / The Battle of Bir Hakeim

La Bataille de Bir Hakeim / The Battle of Bir Hakeim (HM25PE)

Location: Bretignolles-sur-Mer, Pays de la Loire 85470 Vendée
Country: France
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N 46° 35.004', W 1° 59.313'

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Les hommes du Général KOENIG résistent du 26 Mai au 11 Juin 1942, face aux Forces allemandes et italiennes, puis réussirent à rejoindre les lignes anglaises. Ce fut un épisode décisif de la Seconde Guerre Mondiale.

[English translation:]

General KOENIG's men put up resistance from May 26 to June 11, 1942, facing the German and Italian forces, and then managed to join the English lines. It was a decisive episode in the Second World War.
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Date Added Tuesday, February 27th, 2018 at 7:02pm PST -08:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)30T E 577491 N 5159367
Decimal Degrees46.58340000, -1.98855000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 46° 35.004', W 1° 59.313'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds46° 35' 0.23999999999987" N, 1° 59' 18.78" W
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Closest Postal AddressAt or near 90 Route de Saint-Gilles, Bretignolles-sur-Mer Pays de la Loire 85470, FR
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