NORMANDY – ARROMANCHES – 65ième anniversaire du dé debarquement

Prince Charles and Gordon Brown have joined Allied leaders and veterans at ceremonies in Normandy to mark the 65th anniversary of the D-Day landings. At an American cemetery, Britain’s prime minister addressed an audience that included French President Nicolas Sarkozy and President Barack Obama. Some 156,000 Allied troops took part in the 1944 landings, a decisive moment in Europe’s liberation from the Nazis. Mr Brown said: ‘As long as freedom lives, their deeds will never die.’ Returning veterans have been recounting their acts of heroism to well-wishers during the commemorations. US President Barack Obama, Prince Charles, PM Gordon Brown and Canadian PM Stephen Harper at the 65th Anniversary of the D-day landings in Normandy Mr Brown, Mr Sarkozy, Mr Obama and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper each spoke at a ceremony at the Normandy American Cemetery, where more than 9,000 men are interred.

Features

  • Coin Alloy Name: brass
  • Coin Alloy Color: gold
  • Coin Diameter: 32
  • Coin Thickness: 2,25
  • Coin Edge: smooth
  • City: NORMANDY - ARROMANCHES
  • Country: France
  • Available: yes
  • Location: NORMANDY - ARROMANCHES , France