Monthly Archive: May 2010

May 16

WWII Veterans receive the Legion of Honor / Remise de la Légion d’Honneur

14 Veterans of the Second Worl War received the cross of the Legion of Honor, the highest French award form M. Philippe Lalliot, Consul General of France in a ceremony held at the Consulate General in New York on May 8, 2010 on the anniversary of Victory Day in Europe. Our Federation was represented by …

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May 16

Texte du discours de M. Philippe Lalliot le 8 mai 2010

Ci-dessous, le discours du Consul général, Philippe Lalliot : Mesdames et Messieurs les Conseillers à l’Assemblée des Français de l’Etranger, Mesdames et Messieurs les Présidents, Mesdames et Messieurs, Chers amis, C’est un grand honneur et un grand plaisir pour moi de vous accueillir aujourd’hui au Consulat de France. En ce 8 mai qui célèbre la …

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May 01

Text of the speech given by M. Lachaussée and M. O.A. Reÿnès at Cypress Hill Cemetery

Text of the speech given by Patrick Lachausée, Consul Général Adjoint et Monsieur Olivier-Antoine Reÿnès, Vice-Consul: Officers, Petty-Officers, Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, Veterans, Father Gerald E. Murray, Elected Representatives, Ladies and Gentlemen, Dear Friends: We have come together today in this cemetery to honor the memory of twenty-five sailors who died for France in New York …

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