Mrs Jouanny’s Occupation identity card photo was chosen from more than 6,000 images contributed by Islanders in the quest to identify a face representing Liberation 75.
Her face as a child, recreated in a mosaic from the individual images of her fellow Islanders, will now be displayed at the Esplanade on a wall between the bus station and the former Tourism building, which was at the heart of the Island’s Liberation celebrations on 9 May 1945.
‘I’m quite pleased with myself,’ Mrs Jouanny said. ‘I haven’t told any of my friends, so they’re going to be quite surprised when they see something in the paper. It is very exciting to have something like this at this time in my life.’
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