Norman Best’s D-Day + n Days, place by place

Column 3 – Location – indicates the source of information: D signifies Norman Best’s Diary, A signifies Norman Best’s Article.

Place D-Day + n  Location Map Reference
Barfleur D+9, D+15, D+16, D+21   D 6253 56035
Carentan D+6, D+14   D 6275 54627
Cherbourg D+15, D+20   D 6000 54995
Colleville-sur-Mer Eastern edge of Omaha Beach 6565 54685
Cosqueville D+18   D 6147 55057
Cricqueville GCI 1st Site, D+3   A / D 6455 54715
Fermanville D+22, D+23   D 6120 54854
Les Moulins Draw or ravine on Red Dog Beach, D+3   D 6539 54705
Longueville D+6   D 6484 52674
Montebourg D+8, D+15   D 6174 54830
Pointe de Barfleur D+21   D 6249 55062
Quettehou D+16   D 6227 54945
Quinéville D+9   D 6239 54845
Ravenoville D+9, D+11, D+12, D+13, D+17   D 6254 54797
Réthoville D+16, D+17, D+22   D 6187 55053
St Laurent-sur-Mer 1st Transit area SE of St Laurent, D+1, D+2, D+3   D 6543 54698
St Mère Eglise Paratroop Drop Town on Utah section, D+8   A 6221 54743
St Pierre du Mont 2nd GCI Site, D+3, D+4, D+5, D+10   D 6465 54776
St Pierre-Eglise D+24   D 6151 55029
St Vaast D+15   D 6253 54942
Tocqueville D+15, D+17   D 6200 55034
Valognes D+15   D 6106 54853
Vierville-sur-Mer Western edge of Omaha Beach 6523 54713

Map Co-ordinates from Serie Bleue 1:25,000 Scale

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