Now all roads lead to France and heavy is the tread
Of the living; but the dead returning lightly dance.
Edward Thomas, Roads

Monday, July 21, 2014

Centennial Update from the U.S. World War I Centennial Commemoration Commission Acting Chairman, Robert Dalessandro

The Commission's Acting Chairman, Robert Dalessandro, who is also Chief Historian of the U.S. Army, was interviewed on the Federal Broadcast Service on Friday, 18 July 2014. In the ten-minute interview he gave a full summary of the Commission's mission and plans, and provided a wonderful summary of why the remembrance of America's participation in the war is so important.

Click Here to Play the Interview

Thanks to Mark Levitch at the WWI Memorial Inventory Project for the heads-up on this interview.

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