Article from Number 7 - 1983 - 1938-1945 : MONACO AND THE " GRANDE TOURMENTE "
Far from being excluded from the 1939-1945 drama, the principality of Monaco, surrounded by Alpes-Maritimes, had to endure the war which occurred across borders. Bombing caused massive destructions and claimed many victims. Monaco had been under the Axis forces’ occupation for two years and had to face refugees, resistance workers, deportations and executions. (full text in French)