Image Toursby markNovember 2, 2020 This rooftop effigy in Sainte-Mère-Église, France commemorates American paratrooper John Steele, whose parachute was caught on the spire of the town church during D-Day, leaving him hanging for two hours. He was captured and later escaped. Image Tours Share this:TwitterFacebook Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.