But the citizens of Le Havre wrote letters of protest to their mayor, and not just regarding prostitution.
We are “attacked, robbed, run over both on the street and in our houses,” wrote one citizen in October 1945. “This is a regime of terror, imposed by bandits in uniform.”
- Spiegel Online, Bandits in Uniform: The Dark Side of GIs in Liberated France (PDF version)
- Image (WWII: Europe: France; Paris; “American Soldiers in the victory parade”) in public domain