I Met Love in Normandy

I Met Love in Normandy

In my lifetime in France—a childhood cradled by its unique sounds and savors and an adulthood steeped in its contradictions, quirks and charm—I only occasionally heard references to America’s role in freeing it from horror. I knew the tales of selfless sacrifice and...
It is never very crowded at the front

It is never very crowded at the front

General Creighton Abrams once said, “It is never very crowded at the front.”  On June 6, 1944, the crowds of America and the world stood by and witnessed the fierce bravery of the few who gallantly stormed the beaches of Normandy and parachuted down from the sky....
Francois LaColley’s Story

Francois LaColley’s Story

Watch an excerpt of an interview where Francois LaColley and Jean-Louis LaColley share their story with The Girl Who Wore Freedom team, including Associate Producer Flo Boucherie.