80e-dday-fr

Mairie

Cultural, Exhibitions, Great events, Exhibition, D-Day, History in Carolles
  • The Mairie created a group of volunteer teachers and history buffs, and held a public meeting to reach out to as many enthusiasts as possible. Once the group was set up, we went together to the archives of the Manche department, the communal archives and the Archives Division for Victims of Contemporary Conflicts, and collected testimonies from Carolles residents who had lived through the Occupation and the Liberation.
    An exhibition on Carolles (photos, archives, personal accounts) is...
    The Mairie created a group of volunteer teachers and history buffs, and held a public meeting to reach out to as many enthusiasts as possible. Once the group was set up, we went together to the archives of the Manche department, the communal archives and the Archives Division for Victims of Contemporary Conflicts, and collected testimonies from Carolles residents who had lived through the Occupation and the Liberation.
    An exhibition on Carolles (photos, archives, personal accounts) is currently being put together: Chronology of local events:
    - War damage in Carolles,
    - Building requisitions,
    - Land requisitions,
    - French prisoners in Carolles,
    - STO,
    - Les Engagés 2DB,
    - Beach cabins during the Occupation,
    - Villas requisitioned,
    - planes shot down in Carolles,
    - Testimonies from Carolles residents,
    - German defenses in Carolles,
    - German occupation,
    - Resistance in Carolles,
    - Political life during the Occupation and at the Liberation,
    - German prisoners of war and mine clearance in coastal areas.
  • Rates
  • Free for all
Schedules
  • From July 28, 2024
    until August 1, 2024
  • Monday
    10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Tuesday
    10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday
    10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Thursday
    10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Sunday
    10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Close