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  • Erwin Katz

    Captain Kenneth L. Johnson and paratroopers of Hq Hq Co. S-2 Intelligence Section, 508th PIR, 82nd Airborne Division "All Americans", talking with two French partisans in the village of Saint Marcouf, Normandy, France. 6 June 1944.

  • Alter Ego

    french resistance ww2 | French resistance fighters link up with US airborne in the ... | WW2

  • Lybia Marie Rivera

    French Resistance members and Allied paratroopers discuss the situation during the Battle of Normandy in 1944

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La Résistance française ~ The Maquis - Guerrilla Warfare. The French Resistance played a vital part in aiding the Allies to success in Western Europe - especially leading up to D-Day in June 1944. The French Resistance supplied the Allies with vital intelligence reports as well as doing a huge amount of work to disrupt the German supply and communication lines within France. ~ No glorification, no heroism, just history. by Amsterdam Today via flickr

Thank you kiss. Elvin Harley of Kalamazoo, Michigan, of the 3rd Armored Division, gets a peck on the cheek from a little French girl while listening to the 9th Armored Division Band near Aboncourt in northeastern France near the Belgium border on February 14, 1945.