NOVEMBER 11, 2008

As every year, the Garches and Marne-La-Coquette town councils, organized the November 11th celebration.

Speech of Madame Barody-Weiss, Lord-Mayor of Marnes-La-Coquette. Beside her,
Mr V.K. Reeves, President of the Lafayette Escadrille Memorial Foundation,
Général P. Fouilland, Chief of French Strategic Air Force,
Monsieur Gautier, Senator and Lord-Mayor of Garches,
Colonel R.C. Dooley, Air Attaché US Embassy.
This year, the celebration was marked by the presence of the Brocard Promotion, Air Military School , Salon de Provence, and the Cadets of USAF Academy.
On the right side of Général P. Fouilland, Mrs Wilk-Brocard, Général Brocard's daughter. On the left side, Mrs Barody-Weiss and Mrs De La Pomélie, Président of the "Cercle des Amis de La Fayette".
Last post in honor of those who died
Wreath laying
Then, the audience enters the Crypt
Upon calling the name of the pilots, each child will lay a rose