The “Gilberte legend” lives on
Gilberte Montavon continued to be a unifying force in Switzerland during World War II. No longer in person now, but on the theatre stage, in bookshops and on the cinema screen.
A kiss on the hand from the General
This article appeared in the Bieler Tagblatt. It was published in that newspaper on 10 July 2020 under the title “How a waitress became a legend”. Read here how the “Gilberte legend” began during World War I.