Uncommon Normandy Beach Photo

Here’s a Normandy Beach landing photo they don’t show you in textbooks:
Brave women of the Red Cross arriving in 1944 to help the injured troops.

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About emanita01

I am a Franco-american woman who hails from Massachusetts. I live in France near the Swiss border, only minutes away from Geneva. I am a member of the Geneva Writers Group and the Association La Forge, a literary group based in France. I write stories, poems and am currently working on a couple of plays, a one-woman show and actively learning how to perform stand-up comedy.
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1 Response to Uncommon Normandy Beach Photo

  1. Emily Willoughby says:

    I happened to see this picture for the first time a few days ago when a friend posted it to Facebook. To say I was amazed is to put it mildly because two of the women are related to me. The woman in front was my Aunt Ida Ross (nee Mills) while the woman second from the left was my mother, A. Clemontine Lazar (nee Mills). Both are now deceased and I never knew of this picture while they were living.

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