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May 17, 2010 - Saint Valery en-Caux (N.W. France)

Hey all, . After visiting the village of Villers Bretonneux, we continued on to Saint Valery en-Caux (Haute Normandie) on the North West Coast of France. This coastal town was the location where my mother's father (Edward Jordan) was captured by the German Army in WWII. . He was a member of the British Expeditionary Force, 51st Highland Division. Due to the rapid advancement of the German Army into western Europe, the allied forces retreated to coastal Northern France (Dunkirk) where British ships were to be sent to rescue the troops. After...

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