Re-enlisted in 1939 in motorized cavalry
Surrounded by his children Margot, François, Nicole
In front of their house Charlemagne Bld in Thionville (east of France) 1940
My mother Nicole remembers :
When I heard the war had been declared, I just sat on the pavement and cried…
French Gendarmerie – Moulins 1927
During world war II in charge of Soustons Gendarmerie (Landes – south west of France)
René TASTET is my grand father.
His 2 sons Christian TASTET (my father) and Armand TASTET (my uncle) followed their father and embraced a military career.
René TASTET has been a resistant.
From Colonel Christian TASTET :
118th Artillery squadron in La Rochelle (France)
René TASTET and his fellows
105 canon piece
Soldier in the French army 1871-1942
18th squadron forwarding of troops & equipments
in BORDEAUX – FRANCE
Francois Guillaume TASTET
Soldier in the French army