2019 marks the 75th anniversary of Operation Overlord—the amphibious invasion of Normandy on June 6, 1944. Philip Devlin’s presentation focuses on the invasion of both Utah Beach and Omaha Beach as well the cliffs of Pointe-du-Hoc; furthermore, the talk will focus on the American cemetery at Colleville sur Mer and the role played by Connecticut servicemen. Mr. Devlin is a retired educator who has visited the beaches twice and includes original photos and source material in his presentation.
Program registration is required. Register online here.