HSY takes part in Army Cadet D-Day 75 visit

2 June 2019

During the half term holidays and to mark the 75th anniversary of D-Day 2,000 members of the ACF and CCF (Army) - have had the opportunity to travel to France to take part in an exciting and informative battlefield experience and commemorative event.

During the visit the group visited six carefully selected stands accompanied by expert guides to learn about a range of (curriculum coordinated) themes including: the causes of the war, the context for D-Day, technology (including tanks, engineering, aircraft, sea-craft, artillery, and radio) (STEM), media, medicine, and logistics.

The visit was brought to an end with a commemorative parade, paying respects to those who took part in the landings.