PHOTOS FROM OUR 1963-1966 TOUR AT CHATEAUROUX, FRANCE.
Some are my photos and some I have garnered from the internet.



I MANAGED THE LITTLE LEAGUE YANKEES
MY SON JIMMY PLAYED CENTER FIELS








LA MARTINERIE LOOKINGTTO THE EAST SIDE FROM THE WEST SIDE
LOOKING ACROSS THE PUBLIC ROAD FROM THE WEST SIDE

LA MARTINERIE WEST SIDE (ADMINSTRATIVE, BX ETC.


NOT SURE WHAT GATE THIS IS AT CHATEAUROUX.




WHAT REMAINS OF QUONTOWN

MY THREE SONS ON LEVEL ONE OF THE EIFFEL

VIEW FROM LEVEL ONE OF THE EIFFEL TOWER

EIFFEL TOWER MID LEVEL

EIFFEL TOWER TOP LEVEL

EIFFEL TOWER FIRST LEVEL

PARTY AT BILL THOMPSON'S CHATEAU

LENA AT LEFT, JIMMY, TERRY IN FRONT


OURADOUR SUR GLANE, A BURNED OUT CITY
THE GERMANS SUSPECTED THEY WERE HIDING THE ENEMY SO THEY BURNED DOWN THE WHOLE TOWN


BILL THOMPSON AT OURADOUR SUR GLANE


When the Germans invaded, the people huddled in this church, and the NAZI's burned it down with them inside.

THE SIGN LOOESLY TRANSLATED SAYS

CHURCH OF OURADOUR SUR GLANE
HERE LIE THE REMAINS OF WOMEN AND CHILDREN
WHERE THE GERMANS MASSACRED THEM
YOU SHOULD PRAY FOR THE WOMEN AND CHILDREN AND THEIR FAMILIES
I didn't attempt to translate the middle part
THE BOTTOM 3 LINES SAY "REST IN PEACE"

BONES MEMORIAL TO THE CITY


OUR NEIGHBOR, BILLIE CANTRELL AT 22 RUE JEANDARC, CHATEAUROUX, FRANCE


LENA SITTING ON OUR CAR

LENA'S FRENCH GREEN CARD

AIRMAN RICHARD THAYER WORKED FOR ME AT LA MARTINERIE

A couple of Richard Thayer's Leave Forms.
He worked for me on the first one, and I had gone back to the US when the secnd one was signed.




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