World War I Centennial Ceremony

President Peter Salovey offers a welcome and makes opening remarks.
Thomas C. Duffy, professor adjunct of music, conducts students of the Yale School of Music accompanying soprano Janna Baty, assistant professor of voice, in a performance of the national anthem.
Members of the Yale Naval ROTC.
University Chaplin Sharon Kugler offers the invocation.
Former University Chaplin Harry Baker Adams and Paul Kennedy, the J. Richardson Dilworth Professor of History.
Professor Paul Kennedy delivered the keynote address.
Cadet Alex Tymchenko ’17, Air Force ROTC, and Midshipman Forrest Simpson ’19, Naval ROTC, during the presentation of the memorial wreath.
Eli Baum ’19 played taps.
Harry Baker Adams offered the benediction.
Memorial Hall.
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Yale marked the centennial of the United States’ entry into World War I on April 6th with a ceremony at Woolsey Hall.
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