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Utah Beach 6th of June ceremonies

Three ceremonies will be held on June 6th, 2019 in the Utah Beach sector in Normandy:

8:45 am: ceremony at Winters Monument
9:15 am: ceremony at the Franco-Danish monument
10:30 am: official ceremony at Utah Beach

The Utah Beach Museum will be closed on the morning until 2 pm.

– Land’Art “freedom for the sea”. A group of 16 young Germans and 25 students from the Félix Buhot secondary school in Valognes will work on making sculptures from waste material collected on the beaches during the week of the festivities. On June 6, the group will officially present their ephemeral sculpture (schedule to be specified).

Organisation: Gérard Viel and the Conseil Départemental de la Manche

– Late afternoon: Outdoor concert of the choir “Voice of Shared Peace”: Concert performed by young
German and French people. They will present peaceful German and French songs, interspersed with
French texts from Anne Frank’s diary. (Schedule to be defined).

Organisation: Gérard Viel and the Conseil Départemental de la Manche

Utah Beach 6th of June ceremonies