On 19th August 1944, after more than 4 years of occupation, the French Resistance rose up to throw off their German oppressors. On 24-25 August, the French 2nd Armored Division and 4th US Infantry division entered the city.
Photo of my grandmother, her brother and parents in Mersin, Cilicia, circa 1910. Her parents died on the death march in 1915. Remembering the Armenian Genocide, those who perished and those who survived.