David Wagner Awarded French National Order of Merit


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


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