6 of 38: Surf boards are seen near a blockhaus, part of the Atlantic Wall, on the beach La Caserne in Seignosse, southwestern France, Thursday, Aug.11, 2011. The Atlantic Wall was an extensive system of coastal fortifications built by Nazi Germany between 1942 and 1944 along the western coast of Europe as a defense against an anticipated Allied invasion of the mainland continent. (AP Photo/Bob Edme) (AP Photo/ Bob Edme)

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