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D-Day 80th Anniversary Plaque

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Remember the 80th anniversary of D-Day in 2024 with these unique plaques.

Select from 2 sizes of laser-engraved plaques detailing the historical points of history from D-Day. Each beach is commemorated with a sealed glass vial of sand taken from that beach, with insignia commemorating the divisions in the first wave.

Sizes:

SMALL:
9" x 13", and depicts the 5 landing beaches and the general route of the three airborne divisions, imposed on map of Normandy.

LARGE:
28" x 17", and depicts the major landing beaches and zones for the 8 divisions in the first waves, plus the Rangers at Omaha and Pointe du Hoc.

D-Day Quote Option:
You can add a famous D-Day Quote above the engraved map from our selections

*Note: Eisenhower's quote is truncated on the menu, but is longer and with his name on the plaque (see example sketch).

Photo/Personal Option:
An optional area "south" of the 101st's path, is available to attach a photo under polycarbonate and/or engraving a personal message for an additional fee. This can be a tribute to a D-Day notable, a relative, or a D-Day unit.

Location/Sample Details:

The Large plaque is 27" x 17", and depicts the major landing beaches and zones for the 8 divisions in the first waves, plus the Rangers at Omaha and Pointe du Hoc. The lead regiments of each division unit are marked north of the beaches, or near a parachute/glider marker for the airborne drop and landing zones.


Each of the landing beaches have a vial of sand from the respective beach, and a vial of crushed rock from Pointe du Hoc (2d Rangers) and Pegasus Bridge (British 6th Airborne) near those sites. A representative rock sample from Drop Zones Oscar (82d Airborne) and Delta (101st Airborne) complete the set.

Further customizations are available by contacting us.

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