The organizers of Fleet Week Port Everglades, the Consul General of France in Miami and representatives from the American Society of the Legion of Honour, bestowed the highest distinction of the French Republic on local World War II veterans to honor their military merits. Additionally, they recognized our latest generation of american patriots appointed to the United States Naval Academy from throughout Broward County.
Color Guard presented by – Naval Operations Support Center, West Palm Beach – NOSC WPB
Live performance of the French & American National Anthems by Mr. Lou Galterio, baritone
The Consulate General of France in Miami
Gael de MAISONNEUVE, Consul General
Distinguished Speakers
Special presentation by The Young Patriouts