François Mitterrand:Former President of France from 1981 to 1995 Following the declaration of war on 3 September 1939, François Mitterrand was mobilized on the line Maginot17. On 14 June 1940, Mitterrand sergeant was wounded in the right shoulder blade, and after care rudimentary, which avoid losing an arm, he was taken prisoner by the Germans on June 18 1940.After eighteen months he escaped.
Les troupes de la 101e division aéroportée américaine prennent des positions à l'extérieur de Bastogne, Belgique. Décembre 1994 Troops of the 101st Airborne take up positions outside Bastogne, Belgium. December 1994