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Articles du mot-clés « World War two »

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- 10 -062017

Animaux and war, episode 15 : The pigeon

Homing Pigeon « Le Gambetta ». Oil on canvas by C. Ducoin, ca 1890. A handwritten inscription on the upper left corner of this painting reads as follow: “1870 – It is on October 7, […]

- 10 -022017

Animals and war, episode 13 : The dog

Dog collar made ca. 1772, on which the names of the owner, an officer, and his regiment are engraved. The quality of the craftsmanship on this collar shows that the officer was very fond of […]

- 09 -252017

Animals and war, episode 12: The rat

December 26, 1915 – French newspaper Le Miroir: “In the destroyed villages and the trenches, the rats, nicknamed by the French “Gaspard”, are everywhere.  Many of them grow huge.  In order to get rid of […]

- 05 -242015

Discover an enhanced playlist on the special exhibition “Churchill – de Gaulle” !

Discover the exhibition Churchill – de Gaulle through our dedicated You Tube playlist, enhanced with new videos. Three new videos : Churchill the painter ; the Special Executive Operation (SOE) ; the diarist’s workshop. A […]

- 05 -052015

“Ami, entends tu ?” : only 2 days left

To mark the 70th anniversary of the 1944 Paris Liberation and the end of the Second World War, you are all invited to attend the monumental video show Ami, entends tu ? – “My friend, […]

- 04 -092015

Official opening of the special exhibition Churchill – de Gaulle

Yesterday, Mr. Jean-Marc Todeschini, Secretary of State for Veterans and Historical Memory attached to the Minister of National Defence and Major General Christian Baptiste, Director of the Musée de l’Armée, launched the special exhibition Churchill […]

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