The Ornano Maquis

Cultural, Conference in Montauban
  • Le Maquis d'Ornano, a conference by Patrice Castel, professor, member of Souvenir Français de Revel and the Mémoire Résiste association. Saturday March 9 at 3 p.m. at Espace Perbosc.

  • On the night of March 21, 1944, resistance fighters recovered equipment dropped on the Volcano airdrop site by the Allies. Surrounded by enemy troops, the first shots ring out, the numerically superior attackers appear everywhere. Discover the history of the Ornano maquis and the maquis memory trails.

    Useful information
    Free. From 14 years old
    Reservations recommended: 05 63 66 03 11 or
  • Spoken languages
    • French
  • On March 9, 2024