Past: World War I Centennial Ceremony at Flanders Field American Cemetery to Mark Armistice

November 11, 2018, at 11:00am CET

To coincide with Veterans Day, Flanders Field American Cemetery in Belgium hosted a ceremony on November 11, 2018 at 11 a.m. to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Armistice of World War I. American Boy Scouts and Girls Scout participated in the ceremony as did Adm. James G. Foggo, III, commander, U.S. Naval Forces Europe-Africa and Allied Joint Force Command Naples, Italy.

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