Visit this link from The Star to read about Sheffield war veterans who scattered sand from the beaches of Normandy whilst planting a tree in memory of the fallen.
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A commemorative service at the NMA Alrewas 17-09-18. Thank you to Peter Lloyd for sharing these photos.
The Spirit of Normandy Trust hosted the 2018 Young Historian prize-giving ceremony on 6th October 2018 at 12 noon – a buffet lunch was provided . The venue was the Victory Services Club, 63-79 Seymour St London W2 2HF.
This was also a “mini reunion” for the Normandy Veterans.
Plans are already underway for the Spirit of Normandy Trusts 2019 – 75th Anniversary Normandy Veterans Reunion to take place in Portsmouth from 6-8th September 2019, so be sure mark the date on the calendar and we will keep you updated.