General Petain is honoured.
General Pershing decorates General Petain. Location of events unknown.
US General John J. Pershing decorates French General Henri Philippe Petain with the Distinguished Service Cross. (Later; in World War Two; Petain received not medals but a life prison sentence as a traitor for collaboration with the enemy!) Shot of the 2 generals facing each other; Pershing on left; row of French soldiers- poilus -- with rifles pointed up stand in BG. Pershing pins medal on Petain; they shake hands.