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Lancaster ND815

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Hidden : 10/23/2016
Difficulty:
2 out of 5
Terrain:
1 out of 5

Size: Size: small (small)

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Geocache Description:

La cache se trouve dans l'enceinte du cimetiére de l'eglise de Saint Clément.


Une stèle a été érigée en l'honneur de l'équipage du bombardier Avro Lancaster ND 815 , abattu le 6 juin 1944 à environs trois cent mètres de l'église aux environs de 5h du matin. L'avion avait décollé à 3:08 d’Angleterre ayant pour mission de bombarder la pointe du Hoc et la batterie de St Pierre du mont.

Cet avion avait pour équipage :
Pilote           Lt Jespersen (Norvege)
Mecanicien  Sgt Ashpole (Royaume-uni)
Navigateur   Sgt Munster (Norvege)
Bombardier  Sgt Magnus (Norvege)
Radio          Sgt Pedersen (Norvege)
Mitrailleur    Sgt McCutcheon (Canada)
Mitrailleur    Sgt Evensen (Norvege)

Seule la tombe du Sgt Ashpole est encore présente au sein du cimetiére à droite en rentrant.

English Version 

The cache is within the cemetery of saint Clément's church.

A stele was set up in honor of the crew of the bomber Avro Lancaster ND 815, shot down on June 6th, 1944 with neighborhood three hundred meters of the church in the neighborhood of 5 am in the morning. The plane had taken off in 3:08 from England having for mission to bombard the point of Hoc and St Pierre du mont 's battery.
 

Crew of the plane
Pilot           Lt Jespersen (Norvege)
Mechanic   Sgt Ashpole (Royaume-uni)
Navigator   Sgt Munster (Norvege)
Bomber      Sgt Magnus (Norvege)
Radio         Sgt Pedersen (Norvege)
Gunner       Sgt McCutcheon (Canada)
Gunner       Sgt Evensen (Norvege)

Only the grave of the Sgt Ashpole is still present on the cemetery,  at the entrance on the right.

Additional Hints (Decrypt)

Nh sbaq à qebvgr , Va gur onpx evtug ...

Decryption Key

A|B|C|D|E|F|G|H|I|J|K|L|M
-------------------------
N|O|P|Q|R|S|T|U|V|W|X|Y|Z

(letter above equals below, and vice versa)



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