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To the glory of the Free French Merchant Navy

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  • Nom
    To the glory of the Free French Merchant Navy
  • Lieu
    PAIMPOL
  • Contribution
    Grasset Jacques
  • ID
    2839.2963

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Memorials
To the glory of the Free French Merchant Navy
To the glory of the Free French Merchant Navy

The wave does not destroy granite.

You, the sailors of the France libre what does for France in continuing the struggle,

against all odds, in the greatest drama of our nothing,

neither time, nor passions, will ever erase it.

I salute you, my comrades.
C. De Gaulle

From this quay, several dozen young men, including students from the école d'hydrographie de Paimpol, refusing to submit to the law of the invader, reached England 

then the Free French Naval Forces  on June 18, 1940 on the pilot boat Albert Farouk, on June 19, 1940 on the yacht Manou and the pilot boat Georges Leverdier , all three, ships of the French Fleet of Liberty

Fondation de la France Libre Délégation au souvenir des Marins 


Contribution and photo credit: Jacques Grasset


 
To the glory of the Free French Merchant Navy
To the glory of the Free French Merchant Navy.
Memoriaux
To the glory of the Free French Merchant Navy
To the glory of the Free French Merchant Navy.
Memoriaux
To the glory of the Free French Merchant Navy
To the glory of the Free French Merchant Navy.
Memoriaux
To the glory of the Free French Merchant Navy
To the glory of the Free French Merchant Navy.
Memoriaux
To the glory of the Free French Merchant Navy
To the glory of the Free French Merchant Navy.
Memoriaux
To the glory of the Free French Merchant Navy
To the glory of the Free French Merchant Navy.
Memoriaux
To the glory of the Free French Merchant Navy
To the glory of the Free French Merchant Navy.
Memoriaux

To the glory of the Free French Merchant Navy

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