Faculty Leader: Professor Mark Snell, Department of History, Shepherd University. The trip begins on Friday, March 8, when we fly overnight to Europe.
England (Two days in London):
Imperial War Museum in London
National Army Museum in Chelsea
Sandhurst Military Academy – lecture and a campus tour
Driving tour of London
Ferry from Dover to Calais
British and Canadian Sectors:
JUNO Beach and museum
Arromanches – Mulberry Harbours
Omaha Beach areas (Including walking tour)
Colleville American Cemetery
Point du Hoc (Rangers operation)
Grandcamp Maisy (Battery site)
La Cambe German Cemetery
St Mere Eglise – free time for individuals to visit the museum
Brecourt Manor and Ravenoville Crossroads
Dead Man’s Corner Museum (Band of Brothers)
Students may also register for HIST 318: The U.S. and World War II.
Non US passport holders should contact Denise Messinger PRIOR to applying for participation to explore any additional entry/visa requirements.
Per-capita GDP: $ 35600
Size: 643801 km2
Time Zone: (GMT + 01:00 hour) Brussels, Copenhagen, Madrid, Paris
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