L'itinéraire de randonnée historique et de mémoire : histoire et patrimoine V1 en vallées de l'Yères et de la Bresle

Commemorations of the 11th May 2019

On the Saturday 11th May 2019 was held a tribute day in memory of the Soviet victims and prisoners of the Second World War. Co-organized by the Community of Communes Interregional Aumale - Blangy-sur-Bresle, the Normandie-Niemen Memorial, the commune of Dancourt and the Domaine de Penthièvre, the ceremony took place on the forecourt of the town hall of Dancourt and in the cemetery of Dancourt, where rest several Soviet prisoners, requisitioned for the construction of V1 sites of the surroundings. In the presence of Russian officials, several wreaths of flowers were laid on the burial.

This tribute day was closed by the visit of the V1 site of the Poteau de Montauban, located in the town of Guerville, in the presence of the Russian delegation and elected officials. We invite you to relive this major event through these few photographs.