French leader of long-overlooked D-Day force gets his due

World Jun 7, 2019

French leader of long-overlooked D-Day force gets his due

France honored Thursday the officer who led a small yet symbolic French force that stormed the Normandy beaches alongside Allied forces 75 years ago, a feat long overlooked in the country's standard narrative of its liberation from Nazi Germany. The blue-grey granite sculpture of Capt. ...