Elson Community Library and Hub, 136 Chantry Road, Gosport, Hampshire, PO12 4NG
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
Please note that this is an Event from 2021
Layby outside for disabled parking and drop-offs.
Please arrive 10 minutes before the start to be seated. General on-road parking in the area.
Gosport D-Day Fellowship