Veterans Day 2014 at Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery

November 11, 2014, at 11:00am CET

Meuse-Argonne American Cemetery hosted a ceremony at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 11, 2014 in honor of Veterans Day/Armistice Day.

Ceremony Program:
Welcome to visitors and special guests
National anthems
Reading of the President’s Veterans Day Address
Laying of wreaths
Rendering of homage to the dead, playing of "Taps"
End of ceremony and departure to other ceremonial sites

Programme de la Cérémonie :
La cérémonie se déroulera sur le parvis de la Chapelle / Mémorial.
Accueil des autorités et mise en place des porte-drapeaux
Hymnes Nationaux
Message de bienvenue
Lecture du message du Président des Etats-Unis d’Amérique pour le Veterans’ Day
Dépôt de gerbes
Hommage aux morts
Fin de la cérémonie, départ vers les autres cérémonies
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