The family of General Margueritte, who bears the name of a village near Nîmes, comes from the Gard department, but, owing to the hasards of life,...Read more
This cemetery is the military area reserved for tombs of French soldiers fallen for their country in 1870 on the land of the municipality of Floing and...Read more
The Prussian and Bavarian artillery, which is more numerous and efficient, quickly neutralised the French artillery ; then, through terribly efficient...Read more
About two weeks before the liberation of Sedan by the American Army, a group of French pro-Nazis arrived on 22 August 1944, in the vans of the enemy who...Read more
The Floing National Necropolis is a military cemetery for soldiers who fell during World War II.
The military cemetery contains the graves of 1,952...Read more
The French army was deeply disorganised and caught off-guard as a result of several coinciding events: the succession of three commanders in chief in the...Read more