French Civilians

Some articles on french civilians, civilians, french:

HMS Campbeltown (I42) - Service History - As HMS Campbeltown - The St Nazaire Raid
... The explosion killed around 250 German soldiers and French civilians, and demolished both the front half of the destroyer and the 160 short tons (150 t ... This later explosion led to panic, with German forces firing on French civilians and on each other ... Sixteen French civilians were killed and around thirty wounded ...
Operation Overlord - Casualties - Civilians and French Heritage
... During the course of the liberation of Normandy between 13,632 and 19,890 French civilians were killed ... Information held at Caen university concludes that 13,632 civilians were killed, includes the deaths of 7,557 within the Calvados department ... Other French sources calculate that the death rate was only 15,000 ...

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