Hermanville-sur-Mer is a commune in the Calvados department in the Basse-Normandie region in northern France.
- 13th century church
- Commonwealth war cemetery
- Old village center
- Villa la Bluette, an 1899 villa by architect Hector Guimard
- Villa La Houle
- Manoir de Prébois
The beach of Hermanville, part of Sword Beach
, was one of the targets of Operation Overlord
on June 6
. The Cod
German stronghold was located on the coast. A Norwegian
destroyer, the HNoMS Svenner
, sank in front of Hermanville.
Hermanville is twinned
Hermanville-sur-Mer was the birthplace of:
Based on the article in the French Wikipedia.