Georges Kepenekian and old flag bearer
Remembrance armistice: the USA has the honor this year
100th anniversary of the entering the war of the USA.
The military ceremony, organized in Lyon on the occasion of the remembrance of the armistice of 1918, took place on Saturday, November 11th, 2017 in the parc de la Tete d or, Lyon.
To celebrate the centennial of the United States of America's entry into the war, an American delegation marched, composed of 23 musicians, 20 soldiers and 4 standard bearers.
The ceremonies of November 11th are the opportunity to mark the gratitude of the Nation towards the " Deaths for France ", fallen during and since the Great War, and more particularly those who were recently killed in the fulfillment of their mission in operations.