Jeumont Caserne, La Rochelle France
77th Trans Company
The information I have found, indicates that Jeumont Kaserne was
first used in November 1941 for the assembly and storage of torpedos used by
the Submarines at the Sub Den.
Jeumont Gate close to Stop Hotel
This is the inside of the PX at Jeumont
This is about all that was left at Jeumont in 2007.
Jeumont Kaserne is circled.
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Construction at Jeumont 2007.
Construction at Jeumont 2008. New Port Access Road is completed
and tied into area roads, with security check points to limit access.
The new road goes through where Jeumont Kaserne was located.
This shows what remains of Jeumont Kaserne along the road.
77th Transportation Company
La Rochelle France
Some shots of the guys in the 77th Trans Company
taken while supporting the filming of the movie, "The Longest Day".
These were taken in 1962 on the Ile De Re, which is a island off
the coast from La Rochelle France.
Pictures Provided by Stan Tomsack
Is that Coleman?
Motor Pool at Lalu
#13A, Looks like it was taken shortly after
the 77th switched from Light, to Med Truck.
Below Pictures sent by Charlie Thacker
Is that Lalu Entrance? Charlie Thacker
77th Trans Co Motor Pool on Lalu
(in buildings at top)
PX, Commissary, Snackbar, Deli, American Express, QM Sales, Auto Parts
EM Club or Rod & Gun Club?
A Shortcut off Jeumont
Charley Thacker and Arlette
This is the same Bar Des Halles in 2010
Quartermaster Laundry at Jeumont
Fageol Bus that we had till we moved to Kassel
# 14 ? with Robert Mitchum's chair
Actual shots from the movie, taken on the Ile de re.
A Reunion of the 77th Transportation Members
This shows where Laleu was in relation to Jeumont
Jeumont Kaserne 2002 to present
More Pictures of the 77th Trans Company <-- NEW
The US Army's Mission in La Rochelle
WW2 Recon Pictures of Sub Pens at La Pallice
Pictures from La Rochelle France
106th Transportation Bn
Pictures from Kassel and Rothwesten
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