Past: 70th Anniversary of Operation Dragoon: Memoire de Provence Ceremony

August 16, 2014, at 1:30pm CEST

To commemorate the 70th anniversary of Operation Dragoon, two ceremonies were held at Rhone American Cemetery on August 16, 2014. Memoire de Provence, a local re-enactment group with period uniforms and vehicles, honored our fallen with a wreath-laying ceremony.

 

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