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[page 1] ST. MIHIEL CEMETERY PARTY "I" GROUP 3 LES CHAUFFEURS DEVRONT PRENDRE CHAQUE SOIR AUPRES DE L'OFFICIER DE GROUPE LES ORDRES DEFINITIES DU LENDEMAIN. Saturday, July 25 Arrive Paris - Gare des Invalides. Sunday, July 26 A.M. Church or Free - Conference with Conducting Officer. 12:00 - 2:00 P.M. Lunch at hotel 2:30 P.M. Sacre Coeur 7:00 - 9:00 P.M. Dinner at hotel Monday, July 27 A.M. Free 12:00 - 2:00 P.M. Lunch at hotel 3:00 P.M. Depart for Bus Rendez-vous 3:30 P.M. Ceremony Arc de Triomphe Gold Star Tea, Restauruant Laurent This was a beautifull place welcome speaches. 7:00 - 9:00 P.M. Dinner at hotel Tuesday, July 29 10:00 A.M. Notre Dame 12:00 - 2:00 P.M. Lunch at hotel P.M. Free 7:00 - 9:00 P.M. Dinner at hotel Wednesday, July 29 7:15 A.M. Depart Paris via Porte de Pantin (RN 33) 10:00 A.M. Arrive Montmirail - Rest Hotel Vert Gallant 11:00 A.M. Depart [Montmirail] Phone 17 1:00 P.M. Arrive Chalons s/Marne - Lunch Haute-Mere-Dieu 3:00 P.M. Depart [Chalons s/Marne] Phone 4 and 10 5:45 P.M. Arrive Verdun STOP Hotel Nouvelle, Phone 55.
[page 2] St. Mihiel - Party "L". Thursday, Friday, Saturday, July 30, , and August 1. Local schedule to be arranged by Conducting Officer. Lunch at Cemetery Thursday, and Saturday. Friday: Lunch at Nancy, Grand Hotel, 12:00 Noon Phone 428. All dinners at Verdun hotel. (A wreath of natural flowers will be presented to each Pilgrim upon arrival at cemetery.) During this period Conducting Officer will arrange for visits to Montsec, Metz and The Ossuary - Fort Douaumont - Trench of Bayonets Loop. Sunday, August 2. 7:30 A.M. Depart Verdun via R.N. 3 8:45 A.M. Arrive St. Menehould - Rest Moderne Hotel 9:15 A.M. Depart [St. Menehould] Phone [Moderne Hotel], St. Menehould Via Suippes 12:00 - 2:00 P.M. Reims - Lunch Hotel Bristol Crystal 2:15 P.M. Depart Reims Phone 15.08 4:15 P.M. Arrive Chateau-Thierry - Rest Hostellerie du Bonhomme 4:45 P.M. Depart [Chateau-Thierry] Phone 221. Via Hill 204 and Montreuil 7:00 - 9:00 P.M. Dinner at hotel, Paris. Monday, August 3. A.M. Free 12:00 - 2:00 P.M. Lunch at hotel P.M. Free 7:00 - 9:00 P.M. Dinner at hotel 9:00 - 11:00 P.M. Night sightseeing trip. Tuesday, August 4. 9:15 A.M. Depart Colonial Exposition 12:00 - 2:00 P.M. Lunch at hotel 2:30 P.M. Napoleon's Tomb 7:00 - 9:00 P.M. Dinner at hotel
[page 3] St. Mihiel - Party "L" Wednesday, August 5. A.M. Free 12:00 - 2:00 P.M. Lunch at hotel 2:15 P.M. Depart for Versailles 7:00 - 9:00 P.M. Dinner at hotel, Paris. Thursday, August 6. 9:00 A.M. Shopping or Free. Store: Bone Marche. If inclement weather busses will be spotted at hotel at 8:45 A.M. 12:00 - 2:00 P.M. Lunch at hotel P.M. Free 7:00 - 9:00 P.M. Dinner at hotel. Friday, August 7. 9:30 A.M. Louvre or Free 12:00 - 2:00 P.M. Lunch at hotel P.M. Free (Pack) 7:00 - 9:00 P.M. Dinner at hotel Saturday, August 8 Depart - Gare des Invalides. By Order of Colonel Ellis: G. G. Bartlett Lieutenant Colonel United States Army Executive Officer.
From the Gold Star (War Mothers and Widows) Pilgrimage of Agnes Fraas, mother of Frank X. Fraas, Jr., 1931. Private Fraas was a member of 129th Field Artillery Regiment, 35th Division, AEF and was killed on October 7, 1918. He is buried at the St. Mihiel American Cemetery.
|Date||July 25-August 8, 1931|
|Year Range from||1931|
|Year Range to||1931|
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