Tag Archive: Sailors

Nov 07

Ceremony at Flushing and Cypress Hills Cemeteries/Cérémonie aux cimetières

We gathered to honor our dead at the tombs of the French War Veterans in Flushing Cemetery and proceeded to Cypress Hills to lay a wreath at the memorial monument dedicated to 25 French sailors who died on duty in New York Harbor in 1918. They had taken part in anti-submarine warfare and convoy protection …

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