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The D-Day Story – Gosport 1944 at SEARCH (Event from 2021)

In Person


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


Please note that this is an Event from 2021


Pre-booking: Required


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.



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