The D-Day Story – Gosport 1944 at SEARCH

The D-Day Story – Gosport 1944 at SEARCH

Presentation

SEARCH (enter through front Green door in High St), 50 Clarence Road , Gosport, Hampshire, PO12 1BU

During the winter of 1943 and the first half of 1944. Gosport played a major role in preparing for the D-Day embarkations and the conflict that followed.

In this illustrated talk, by The Gosport D-Day Fellowship, you’ll hear all about the planning, training and construction which happened locally in preparation for Operation Overlord, and the thousands of troops who passed through Gosport on their way to the beaches of Normandy, many never to return.

Duration approx: 75 minutes

OPENING TIMES

Friday 20 September: 1330

BOOKING DETAILS

Book on line

Booking opens on 24 August at 0930

ACCESS

Some Blue Badge and on-road parking alongside Museum. Large car park close by in South Street – charges apply. A ‘Changing Place’ facility is available closeby in The Discovery Centre. Cafe also there.

 

ORGANISED BY

Gosport D-Day Fellowship

 

 

 

 

WEBSITE

Gosport D-Day Fellowship

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MAP/DIRECTIONS (Approximate)

For travel information about how to get to and around Gosport, click here.

 

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