Time: Noon to 2:00 pm.
Where: Amenities room,
Embassy of Australia, 1601 Massachusetts Ave. NW,
Washington, DC 20036
Speaker: Colonel Brice Houdet, French Army
Topic: The French Foreign Legion Today
Colonel Houdet is currently the French Army Attache to the United States. Prior to his assignment here he commanded the 2nd Foreign Legion Parachute Regiment. He is a graduate of St. Cyr, he served in a variety of command positions in the Foreign Legion. Col. Houdet also served on operations in the Balkans and Africa. He will speak to us about his time in the Legion.
Lunch: $15.00, including sodas. Alcoholic beverages, $2.00 each.
Volunteers: As usual, we need a volunteer (or two) to run the bar.
R.S.V.P. by noon on Wednesday September 8, 2010, to David Ward on 202-352-8550 or via e-mail at dmpward at wwdb dot org
Parking: There is no parking at the Embassy. There is public parking behind and under the Airline Pilots Association at a cost of $15.00 for two hours.
Future Monthly meetings: October 14, November 4, and December 9.
2010 Membership dues of $25.00 are payable at the meeting. Alternatively, make your check payable to R&SL, and send it to Dave Ward, 2308 November Lane, Reston, VA, 20191