Arthur Chivers on the taking of one of four gun batteries 2009
The Merville Battery in 15mm
Arma3 - Teaser D-Day - Merville Gun Battery
The Battle of Merville Gun Battery occurred on 6 June 1944, as part of Operation Tonga, part of the Normandy landings, during the Second World War. Allied intelligence believed the Merville Gun Battery was composed of heavy-calibre guns that could threaten the British landings at Sword Beach, only 8 miles (13 km) away.