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Un camp de vacances pour enfants à Andernos

Children's holiday camp in Andernos

In June 1939, the Touring Club de France association bought land in Andernos on which it intended to build a children's holiday camp. This two-hectare plot of land was located in the Capsus district, alongside the Bétey river. In July of 1939, 200 children stayed at the camp. In September 1939, when the Cauterets camp was closed in the Hautes-Pyrénées, 21 children were sent to Andernos. The camp w…