Exhibition Operation North Sea 1944 - '45

D-Day Celebrations

Bevrijding

Did you know that some of the D-Day celebrations turned pear-shaped on occasions?

In Staden (in the Westhoek) D-Day was marked with a reception at the town hall, a brass band and the honouring of a soldier. Afterwards, it turned out the soldier in question was a German instead of an English chap as they thought at the time.

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