Auch, France and the statue of d'Artagnan My mother was born here and grew up here. I first visited Auch when I was 6 months old. I sailed with my mother and brother from New York to France on the Queen Mary.
Glanum was an oppidum, or fortified town, founded by a Celto-Ligurian people called the Salyens in the century B. It was known for the healing power of its spring. It became a Roman city in Provence until its abandonment in 260 A.