Exercise Tiger Remembered ~ April 28, 1944
The Utah Beach WWII D-Day Dress Rehearsal where 639 American Soldiers and Sailors Died
The 75th Anniversary Memorial Service was held on Sunday, April 28, 2019.
More than 500 persons were in Attendance to pay tribute to those who died.
PLEASE SEE PHOTOS FROM THE 75TH ANNIVERSARY MEMORIAL SERVICE BY CLICKING ON THE LINK BELOW:
PLEASE SEE "NEWS" (link below) for More Photos & Newscasts
Embassy Facebook Video: https://www.facebook.com/watch/?v=331191997594825
LINKS BELOW FOR BRIEF REMARKS GIVEN AT MEMORIAL SERVICE:
Laurie Bolton, Niece of Sgt. Louis A. Bolton: https://vimeo.com/334540090
Adm. David Manero, Defense Attache: Exercise Tiger 75th Memorial Day Service - Rear Admiral Speech April 28th 2019
Marc Lefévre of Normandy, France: Exercise Tiger Memorial Day- Marc Lefévre Speech April 28th 2019
Highlight Video of 75th Anniversary Memorial Service - (17 Minutes):
Exercise Tiger 75th Memorial Day Highlights - Laurie Bolton 2019
Please read the story of the forgotten tragedy of Exercise Tiger at the Link below:
Dean Small, Director, is the son of the late Ken Small who established this memorial in 1984.
Laurie Bolton, USA, is the Honorary Directory. Her uncle died in
Exercise Tiger, and she is the contact for the American survivors and family members.
We are Exercise Tiger Memorial Ltd., a non-profit organization, dedicated to the memory
of the 639 American soldiers and sailors who perished on April 28, 1944.
We also maintain the Sherman Tank Memorial Site
established by the late Ken Small in 1984.
PHOTOS NEEDED OF AMERICANS WHO DIED IN EXERCISE TIGER
for our Honoured Dead page. Please email jpeg file to: firstname.lastname@example.org