Normandy's D-day and Battle of the Dukla Pass - Lesany, Czech Republic
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ToRo61
N 49° 51.256 E 014° 32.422
33U E 466960 N 5522529
Quick Description: This year marks the 70th anniversary of the Battle of the Dukla Pass and the Allied landings in Normandy.
Location: Středočeský kraj, Czechia
Date Posted: 8/31/2014 4:18:54 AM
Waymark Code: WMMCDZ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member puczmeloun
Views: 30

Long Description:
These two events were recalled by dynamic display battle between German and Allied soldiers for the artillery battery, resp by engagement German and Soviet armored vehicles.

The reenactment take place at the Military Technical Museum Lešany (visit link) near Prague during a popular 12th annual Tank Day.

The dozens of tanks and other heavy equipment showing development from the 1930s to the present day was presented at this year’s programme.
The battle show was prepared by the Military History Institute along with the Military History Clubs, whose members will also be the performers.

See more photos: (visit link)
and a video clips Battle of the Dukla Pass (visit link)
D-Day Normandy (visit link) .
Dates of reenactment: From: 7/30/2014 To: 7/30/2014

What the reenactment is related to: Battle

Cost to attend reenactment: 0

Additional parking coordinates (if necessary): N 49° 51.287 E 014° 32.712

Cost for parking: 0

Website for further information: [Web Link]

Cost for participants: Not listed

Special Events: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
At least one photo of the reenactment taken by you along with your thoughts and impressions on the event and any changes in location or date the original waymarker may need to know about.
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