Past: Veterans Day 2017 at Flanders Field American Cemetery

November 11, 2017, at 11:00am CET

Flanders Field American Cemetery hosted its annual Veterans Day Ceremony on November 11, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. Local citizens and officials, along with Cub Scouts and Girl Scouts gathered at Flanders Field American Cemetery for the 2017 Veterans Day Ceremony. Cub Scout Pack 457 from Brussels, Belgium as well as Cub Scout Pack 325 from Mons, Belgium-SHAPE participated in the ceremony as did SHAPE Girl Scout Troops 20, 21, 31, 75 and 84. During the event, the Cub Scouts and Girl Scouts showed a great deal of reverence and pride.

 

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