Photos from the Liberation Route Europe

Freedom Ride 2019

The Freedom Ride took place on May 5th, 2019, in the province of Overijssel to commemorate the anniversary of the liberation of the Netherlands. The cyclists passed a series of historical sites important during the liberation including the Canadian War Cemetery Holten. Below are a few photos highlighting the annual event.

Cover photo: view of the Abbey of Monte Cassino from the Polish war cemetery (credit: PicsPoint.nl)

Europe Remembers on Tour! UK

From May 20-23, the Europe Remembers team went on tour in the UK.

Zazi performs their cover of Vera Lynn’s “We’ll Meet Again.”

LRE Managing director, Rémi Praud, talks with British veteran Mervin Kersh at The Churchill War rooms

BBC presenter, Dan Snow, and tour guide, Frank Baldwin on a WWII London walking tour

Europe Remembers hikers near Alton, Hampshire

Hampshire countryside near Petersfield

Portsmouth Lord Mayor, David Fuller, and Lady Mayoress, Mrs. Leza Tremorin, talk with British WWII veteran, Fred Glover.

Europe Remembers on Tour! Normandy

From June 3-7, the Europe Remembers team went on tour in the Normandy for the 75th anniversary of D-Day.

US flag at Utah Beach

View of Utah Beach

Les Braves Monument at Omaha Beach on June 6

Canada House at Juno Beach, Bernières-sur-Mer

D-Day 75 Garden Sculpture at Arromanches-les-Bains

Sunrise at Omaha Beach on June 6, 75th anniversary of D-Day

Sites of the Liberation Route in Italy

Photos credit: PicsPoint.nl

Beachhead Museum, Anzio

Montecassino Commonwealth Cemetery, Cassino

Rome-Sicily American Cemetery, Anzio

San Pietro Infine old village and WWII museum

Anzio Harbour

Rome Commonwealth Cemetery

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