Big Event number two is Thursday afternoon as French Consul General Clément Leclerc, on behalf of French President Emmanuel Macron, will be at FASTB to award two local American World War II veterans, Joseph Corbin and Francis Smith, the French Republic’s highest order of merit for military and civil conduct, the Légion d’Honneur, for their service in France during the war.
This event also has an educational element as area college and high school students will be attending and participating. We hope you will join us in honoring these two heroes. The ceremony begins at 2:30pm – please click here
for the press release with more details.