“2nd DB” day: exhibition and signing

Dedication of the Normandy June 44 comic strip – Volume 10 by Jean Blaise DJIAN and mini exhibition by DFL Normandie

Saturday April 20 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the Normandy Victory Museum

2nd DB day at the museum

The program for April 20

From 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.: mini exhibition in the museum: The DFL Normandie association will present a mini exhibition with presentation of uniforms and entertainment on the theme of the 2nd DB, in the Jean Gabin space

This exhibition which will take place in the museum is accessible with an entrance ticket

From 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.: signing in the reception hall: Jean Blaise Djian, screenwriter of the Normandie Juin 44 comic book series, will come to present and sign his latest work just out of the printers on the theme of the 2nd DB of the General Leclerc.

Book signing session accessible to all and free.
Comic book available in the museum shop.

The book Normandy, June 44. La 2e DB du général Leclerc (éditions Orep)

Co-written with Isabelle Bournier (Screenplay); Andrea Rossetto (Drawing) and Catherine Moreau (Colors), the comic strip returns this time to the epic of the 2nd Armored Division with General Leclerc at its head. Landed in Normandy on August 1, 1944, she will go to Berchtesgaden in Germany. Among his troops was a well-known tank commander: Jean Moncorgé, known as Jean Gabin.

Publisher info: From 1941 to 1944, this album retraces, from Libya to Strasbourg, via Normandy and Paris, the journey of General Leclerc and the famous 2nd armored division.

Push open the doors of history

Visit the Normandy Victory Museum, Battle of the Hedgerows Museum.

It’s in Normandy, in the Manche dpt.