National Geographic : 1957 Jun
© National Geographic Society + "Fire!" Rhone Cemetery Enshrines Men Who Fell in Southern France Stars and Stripes and French Tricolor unfurled last July above this hallowed ground at Draguignan. A United States firing squad sent three volleys over 861 Americans lying here. + An American Bugler Sounds Taps Above Draguignan's Crosses While smoke from the rifles (above) drifted away, the long haunting notes of taps rang over the Rhone Cemetery. French and United States flags flew in fraternal pairs at the foot of each headstone.