Allée des Grands Hommes
Following the redesign of this room in "the hall of the great men", the canons were moved in all the rooms of the museum according to their nationalities.
The 75mm cannon is a field artillery piece of the French Army, which is one of the most famous guns of all time. Of a revolutionary design for its time, it brings together, in fact, all the latest improvements in artillery at the end of the XNUMXth century, namely: the use of smokeless powder, cartridge ammunition,. ..
Emblematic figure of the armored cavalry army and prestigious leader, General Leclerc de Hauteclocque was loved and admired by his men. His PC truck (command post) perfectly illustrates the attachment of the soldiers of the second armored division of the Free French Forces to their "Boss". During his campaigns, General Leclerc preferred to live in the middle of ...