Five years later, my parents and brothers would be living in France while Dad pursued a degree in French at the University of Montpellier.
These cement fortifications, placed on the beach near Palavas-les-Flots, originally were at the water's edge and mined to prevent allied landings.
|September 1950. Jeannot at play on the beach.|
My heart always skips a beat when I see this picture. A grim reminder of horror and innocence in one fell click.