70th anniversary of the liberation of Moissac - August 20, 2014

Event in the Tarn et Garonne


Commemoration of the Liberation of the city on 20 August

On the occasion of the 70th anniversary of the release of Moissac, Jean-Michel Henryot, Mayor de Moissac, the municipal Council, associations of Veterans Affairs, Jean-Claude Simon, President of «Moissac, just forgotten city», in the presence of Jean-Raphaël Hirsch, President of the French Committee for Yad Vashem will commemorate the Liberation of the city with several highlights.

Firstly, François Boulet, Associate Professor and doctor of history, will give a lecture referring «Moissac from 1940 to 1944» at 5 p.m., at the Scriptorium, Bd Léon Cladel - duration: 45 mn.

Then, in the presence of civilian and military figures, garbs deposits will be in different places to commemorate the Liberation of the city in 1944:

-at 6 pm, place Mohamed Nowak
-at 6.30, place Manuel Cugat, Church Saint-Benoît
-at 7 pm at the monument to the dead, the mill roundabout

Finally, held the couple Ernestine-Maria and Albini-Jean Ginisty recognition, as righteous among the Nations at 7:30 pm, Esplanade of the righteous, before the Hôtel du Moulin.

A reception will be held at the Hall of the Hotel du Moulin de Moissac in conclusion this commemoration.

70ème Anniversaire de la libération de Moissac

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