George G. Klein, American veteran of the 2nd Ranger Battalion who climbed Pointe du Hoc at the dawn of June 6, 1944, will participate in the 73rd anniversary celebrations of the Normandy landings.
Photo: Marc Laurenceau © D-Day Overlord
May 24, 2017: Veteran George Klein’s Commemorations Program [...]
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 [...]