Commemorative ceremonies for the 75th anniversary of the Liberation of Saint-Lô
18 July 2019
SAINT-LO
Normandy 1944
75 years after its liberation, St Lô celebrates this key event with all its population.

The commemorative ceremonies of the 75th anniversary of the Liberation of Saint-Lô, will take 3 different forms:

  • At 16h: a tribute plaque dedicated to the 35th US Infantry Division will be unveiled down the road to Carentan
  • At 4:30 pm: Major Howie Monument - A tribute to the 29th US Infantry Division will be held at the Major Howie Roundabout (walking parade)
  • At 5 pm: A tribute will be paid to Major Howie in front of the plaque dedicated to his name - Ste Croix Church - Followed by a Vin d'honneur

 

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