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Little Sister of the Poor who died at the age of 102 was a heroine of D-Day

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Bérengère de Portzamparc - published on 04/29/22

The quiet religious sister was an American soldier during the Second World War and participated in the 1944 Normandy landings.

The daily life of the Little Sisters of the Poor —“poor among the poor” as their foundress Jeanne Jugan used to say—is focused on serving others, all with the greatest discretion.

And these are not just words. If proof were needed, this message that Fr. Laurent Berthout, of the Diocese of Bayeux, posted on Twitter, will show us.

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