Pointe-du-hoc is west of Omaha Beach

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Pointe-du-hoc is west of Omaha Beach - Another Ranger unit took a position atop a...
Another Ranger unit took a position atop a cliff four .and half miles west of the landing areas. It achieved its primary objective of taking over a German battery which had been pounded by bombs and naval guns but nothing more had been heard up until late afternoon. afternoon.

Clipped from St. Louis Post-Dispatch07 Jun 1944, WedPage 3

St. Louis Post-Dispatch (St. Louis, Missouri)07 Jun 1944, WedPage 3
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