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Target: MARQUENVILLE FRANCE V-weapons site (27 aircraft) - (49.9916, 1.7791)

PLACE NAME: MARQUENVILLE
SITE NAME: XI/A/78
RHUBARB TARGET #:78
SITE TYPE: construction site
GSGS MAP # / SHEET # / GRID REF: 4040 / 97 / 735716
PHOTO SORTIE # / DATE / PRINT # / NEGATIVE #: E/615 / 1943-11-26 / 3277 / 31874
NOTES: The target is a Bois Carre type site in orchards on the northern side of Marquennville village. The site is well seen from the air and the buidlings are scattered about in the open. The site of the concrete platform is being prepared to the N. of the rectangular buildings. As yet , the skis are not visible. An overhead cable leads from the site in a westerly direction.
source: RHUBARB OPERATIONS - APPENDIX XI - NOBALL TARGETS, (British War Ministry, June 1944)
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