surf section : BRIGNOLES || AIX-EN-PROVENCE || MIRABEAUX || CAVAILLON
APT || AVIGNON || CARPENTRAS
« retreat advance »
The move on Aix-en-Provence began in the afternoon of August 20 with
the 2nd Battalion of the 30th Regiment. The action moved along Highway 7
to the north where the "hub" roads entered the city from Avignon, Grenoble
and the coast. To the south, French First Army troops attacked Toulon and Marseilles.
photo: dogfacesoldiers collection