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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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