Ralph Glyn was sent on a secret mission to the south of France:
Captain RGC Glyn, General Staff, of my Directorate is under orders to proceed via Marseilles to GHQ – MEF on special duty. 55 more words
Maston Thomas of South Port Square in Port Charlotte, Fla. joined the Navy six months before the Japanese bombed Pearl Harbor. 1,263 more words
I propose to start every new week with a song that takes us somewhere in the world.
This week, my Monday morning playlist takes us to the South of France in the city of Marseilles, or, as the band sometimes calls it, “Planète Marseille”, with… 727 more words
Reaching the Mediterranean Sea felt like arriving at the end of the world – the crashing waves bringing a sudden stop to our forward momentum. After two weeks of non-stop gawking in Paris and Munich, it was liberating to arrive in Marseilles, a city not known for its tourist attractions. 406 more words