A projection in Ouistreham of the future Franco-British relations center by the architects Anne-Charlotte and Julien Zanassi.
September 1st, 2017: Presentation of the Ouistreham Franco-British Center project
Author: Marie Mangane
Information source: Liberté Le Bonhomme LibreIn November 2019, [...]
Tribute of the Allies to the first Polish Armored Division at Montormel (Orne). Photo: Tendance Ouest
27 August 2017 : Commemorations of the end of the Battle of Normandy
Author: Eric Mas
Information source: Tendance OuestThe commemoration of the 73rd anniversary of the end of the Battle of Normand [...]
The veteran of the Second World War George Klein in 2015 during the commemorations of the landing at Pointe du Hoc. Photo: D-Day Overlord
August 21st 2017 : George Klein did not land at Pointe du Hoc on D-Day
Author: Marc LaurenceauThe etymology of the word “History” refers to the Greek [...]
On August 19, 2017, France commemorates the 75th anniversary of the Dieppe raid in the presence of the last veterans.
August 17, 2017 : Dieppe raid 75th anniversary
Information source : Paris-Normandie.fr
Author: François VanhoveHistorians are divided on the question. Was Operation Jubilee nec [...]
Until August 15, the D-Day villages pay tribute to the culture of Canadians, including country music.
Photo : Lylia Berthonneau
August 13, 2017: 11th Acadian Week in Juno Beach
Information source: Le Parisien
Author: Charles Delouche BertolasiIn Courseulles-sur-Mer, Canadian soldiers who landed in 1 [...]
War photographer John G. Morris in a fox hole during the Battle of Normandy.
Photo: Ned Buddy
July 30th, 2017: Death of American photographer John G. Morris, veteran of the Battle of Normandy
Information source: AFPThe American photographer John G. Morris died Friday in Paris at the age of 100.
This photograph taken in Trévières, portrays the American soldier Fred Linden holding on his knees a young Norman whom his family wishes to identify.
Photo: US National Archives
July 22nd 2017 : The family of an American veteran seeks to identify a young Norman in a picture of 1944 taken during the Ba [...]
John E. Hill, veteran of the landing and battle of Normandy, at his home in Syracuse in the United States.
May 21, 2017: A veteran of the Battle of Normandy finds his curb, 73 years later!
Information source: Sud-Radio
Author: Mathieu D’Hondt
A curb lost during the Normandy landings…
It wa [...]
Dale Dye (right) alongside Tom Hanks during the filming of Saving Private Ryan.
May 21st, 2017: Battle of La Fière: a movie in progress
Information source (in French): La Presse de la Manche
Author: Ludovic Ameline
For several years now, a film on the Battle of La Fière is being prep [...]
The last preparations before the opening of the Normandy Victory Museum, May 19, 2017 in Catz, Manche. Photo: Ludovic Ameline
May 18th, 2017: The Normandy Victory Museum opens its doors
Information source: La Presse de la Manche
This is the final stretch for the staff of the Normandy Victory Museum, i [...]