AMERICANS AND SIXTH FLEET in Villefranche-sur-Mer2019-02-19T11:19:27+02:00

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HOME AWAY FROM HOME – Documentary movie 52mn produced by Valerie Blouin and Frederic Lamasse. Directors Hugo Le Gourrierec & Florent Plana. Music Baptiste Leblanc.

Made in 2017 in partnership with ESRA Côte d’Azur, this documentary movie retraces the History of the US Sixth Fleet’s presence in Villefranche-sur-Mer through testimonies of Sixth Fleet veterans, their children, and local people with whom they always kept very strong links. Includes archived pictures and videos of the 50th anniversary of the Sixth Fleet’s departure from Villefranche in January 2017 with the participation of MC CLIC Monaco.

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  • Americans of the Sixth Fleet in VsM
  • Se souvenir du passé “Américain” de la commune
  • Des vestiges américains trouvés dans la rade

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  • Présence américaine à Villefranche
  • Volunteers of Des Moines Extinguish Riviera Blaze
  • Flagship of U.S. 6th Fleet Bids Farewell to France

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Association Les Américains et la 6e Flotte à Villefranche-sur-mer

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06230 Villefranche-sur-mer

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