Ceremony of the Provence Landings

Entertainment/recreation, Meeting in La Croix-Valmer
  • Commemoration - Ceremony of the Provence Landings in the presence of the Mayor. 1st ceremony at the D-Day Monument, 2nd ceremony at the Allied Monument and 3rd ceremony at the DFL monument.

  • On 15 August 1944, at 8am, the Allies landed in Provence, on eighteen beaches between Toulon and Cannes.... Out of a total of 350,000 men who landed that day and the following days, there was a powerful French army corps of 260,000 men, including many soldiers from the colonies.
  • Spoken languages
    • French
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  • On August 15, 2022