Objectives of the D-Day Overlord association
The D-Day Overlord association is a French non-profit organization. Its goals are as follow:
Organization of commemorative ceremonies
The D-Day Overlord association participates in the organization of commemorations of the D-Day and the battle of Normandy through inaugurations and wreaths laying in presence and memory of the men and women of D-Day.
Support for Historical Creations
Creations of books, documentaries, websites and films dedicated to the history of the landing and the battle of Normandy are supported financially, historically and technically by the D-Day Overlord association.
Guided tours of the battlefields
Free guided tours are organized regularly on the battlefields of the historic area of the Battle of Normandy by members or guests of the association.
Protection of historical heritage
The D-Day Overlord association works to preserve the heritage of the historic area of the Battle of Normandy for the benefit of future generations. These vestiges, true witnesses of the past, are subjected to the trials of time, bad weather and men.
Sponsorship of Commonwealth War Graves
The D-Day Overlord association invites you to pay tribute to the Commonwealth soldiers killed and buried in Normandy by sponsoring one or more graves. To learn more about sponsorship, click here.
Promotion of memory tourism
The D-Day Overlord association is committed to developing memory tourism in Normandy alongside regional players. It brings its historical expertise to the benefit of tourism initiatives and proposes innovations.