On November 11, 2010, France like Australia commemorated the 92nd anniversary of the Armistice of 1918, which marked the end of the First World War.
In Australia, as well as the commemorations led by the Australian authorities, the Embassy of France in Canberra paid homage in front of the French and Australian war memorial in the French Embassy. The ceremony included representatives of civil authorities and the Australian military, as well representatives of the Diplomatic core and of various war veterans’ associations (see the ceremony booklet : page 1 and page 2.
His Excellency M. Michel FILHOL, French Ambassador
Air Chief Marshal Angus HOUSTON, Chief of the Australian Defence Force
From left to right, the Ambassador, M. Michel Filhol, the French Senator, M. André Ferrand and M. John MacColl with the Saint-Cyriens.