David Wagner Awarded French National Order of Merit

October 21st, 2019 Uncategorized

The French National Order of Merit was established by General de Gaulle in 1963. It is awarded in recognition of distinguished military or civil achievements.  Foreign Nationals can be received into the order for their contribution to France in many fields such as – for David Wagner – culture and arts.

French National Order of Merit Medal

French Naval Attache Officer with Medal Presentation

Nicole Yancey (patterned jacket) decorating David R. Wagner with the French National Order of Merit Medal

Photo of David Ralph Wagner with his two brothers (left and center) after being presented with the French National Order of Merit Medal

David Wagner (grey suit) inspired during Taps Bugle & Drum Presentation in the closing ceremony of the Yorktown French Memorial Event

The United States Army Continental Color Guard leads the Yorktown Day Parade on October 19, 2019, in Yorktown VA

Left to right: Cheryl Morales, Jeffrey Canning and Amy Parker