MIL OSI Translation. Government of the Republic of France statements from French to English –
In the aftermath of the First World War, two nurses, Charlotte Malleterre and Suzanne Leenhardt, created the Bleuet de France, a citizen mobilization to help the wounded and disabled during the war.
Why the blueberry? Because it is the only flower that then grows on the battlefields, a sign of hope and life which resumes after the horror of the fighting.
This century-old initiative continues its path and still allows today to come to the aid of veterans, war wounded, wards of the Nation as well as victims of terrorism through the action of the National Office of Veterans Affairs. and Victims of War (ONACVG).
By buying the Fleur du Bleuet de France on the occasion of November 11, you are helping those who remain and you are keeping the memory of our fighters alive.
EDITOR’S NOTE: This article is a translation. Apologies should the grammar and / or sentence structure not be perfect.