Les Americains et la 6e Flottea Villefranche-sur-mer

the Souvenir book "the Sixth Fleet returns to Villefranche-sur-Mer" and the documentary movie "HOME AWAY FROM HOME". I am proud to say that the two of them are now complete.

Some of you had already ordered the Souvenir book in January in Villefranche and most likely received theirs already.

To order the Souvenir Book and other items available in the U.S. like Historical Booklet, Challenge Coins, Purse Hangers, etc. :
Please contact Barry Probst, President of USS BOSTON Shipmates Organization:

Souvenir Book - price in the U.S.: $40.00 (including postage and handling).
Non-downloadable digitalized copy:

The Documentary movie HOME AWAY FROM HOME information: http://en.ussixthfleet-villefranche.com/the-happening-film/

The World premiere of our documentary movie was a great success in the Citadel of Villefranche: http://en.ussixthfleet-villefranche.com/world-premiere-home-away-home/

On this occasion, a small video clip was made by a student of our partner ESRA film School: https://youtu.be/Jo0cyAzPBvo

DVD’s of the Documentary movie HOME AWAY FROM HOME will be available in a few weeks and sent to Barry Probst who will organize the shipping. If you would like to receive one, please contact Barry Probst at president@ussboston.org who will send you all details as soon as he will receive them (hopefully in 15 days).

We also organized Independence Day in Villefranche this year and we hope that we'll be able to continue to do it every year. You can see all the beautiful photos of the Event at the link below: 


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Well, this year 2017 so far has been full of projects! But the year is far from over, I will soon update you all with the plans for our 2018 projects.

We wish you a very happy Thanksgiving with your family and friends.

A bientôt !

Warmest wishes,


Valérie BLOUIN