Structure used during World War II for D Day training

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    During World War II American troops used the Braunton Burrows for assault training for D Day. These concrete structures along Pontoon Plain were built to simulate landing craft so soldiers could practice disembarking with their equipment. This video explains how they practiced:

    • August 31, 2020

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Location: Braunton, North Devon, Devon, England, United Kingdom

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