Monthly Archive: May 2014

May 31

Fleet Week and Memorial Day 2014, New York

The traditional Memorial Day ceremony was held at the Intrepid Museum on May 26, 2014. Admiral Bill Gortney, Commander, U.S. Fleet Forces Command, and Intrepid Museum Co-Chairman Kenneth Fisher and NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio paid homage to all the men and women who are serving serve or who have served in our armed forces. …

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May 21

Mass and Lunch May 2014 / Messe et Banquet de mai 2014

Mass was celebrated at the Church of Notre Dame by Father Michael Holleran, Mme Isabelle Van Bockstaele sang the National Anthems. We then proceeded to La Bonne Soupe on 55th Street for a remarkably excellent lunch. Msgr. John Paddack, Pastor of the Church of Notre Dame, Mme Françoise Cestac, Special Advisor to the Federation, Terrance …

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May 14

US Veterans of WWII awarded the Legion of Honor / Remise de la Legion d’Honneur à des Anciens Combattants américains de la Seconde Guerre

As the 70trh Anniversary of D-Day approaches 36 US Veterans who participated in the Liberation of France in WWII were awarded the Knight’s Cross of the French Legion of Honor. In a ceremony held at the West Point Club at the invitation of Lieutenant General Robert L. Caslen Jr., Superintendent of the US Military Academy, …

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