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Sainte-Mère-Église
Host Village of the Concert de Libération

Sainte-Mère-Église, the first village to be liberated by American paratroopers, hosts this historic Concert Series. The town has since named their streets after Allied Generals including General Eisenhower. They have also preserved WWII era artifacts in the Airborne Museum in the center of town. The Mayor has expressed his best wishes and looks forward to greeting the participants as they visit his wonderful village. Each ensemble will have an opportunity to perform in the Town Square for an appreciative audience of residents of the village and visitors from around the world.

 

This event has been recognized by numerous veterans associations, community organizations, military and government officials and will provide participants and spectators an opportunity to salute those men and women who have sacrificed for our nation. 

 

MUSIC IN THE HISTORIC  TOWN SQUARE

 

June 6, 1944 - Allied Forces stormed the beaches of Normandy, France.  After a heroic effort and sacrifice by thousands of valiant men representing the “greatest generation,” The German held villages throughout Normandy were liberated. This marked the beginning of the defeat of Nazi Tyranny throughout Europe.

 

 

 

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