CENT18-3PT1-3: 2018FR- 3 blocks ARMISTICE 1918 F.M. Foch, Wagon of the Armistice
CENT18-6PT1-3 : 2018 France - set of "Marianne" on cinderella stamp blocks of 3, perforated und gummed “Centenary of Armistice 1918-2018 / Marshal Foch and wagon of the Armistice“
Postage France “Marianne l’Engagée 2018“ (prio, lettre verte, eco 20g)
GERMAN PLENIPOTENTIARIES RECEIVED IN THE FOCH WAGON AT COMPIÈGNE (F)
"Do you ask for the armistice?" Nov. 7-11, 1918
November 7, 1918 - 8:30 pm: first cease-fire at La Capelle (Aisne). A German delegation crosses allied lines. She is accompanied to the train station Tergnier (Aisne) where she boarded a train to the clearing of Rethondes Compiegne (Oise). Marshal Foch's train is waiting for them.
November 8 - 9:00 am: Foch receives the German delegation in his wagon. "Do you ask for the armistice?"
November 9: Abdication of Kaiser Wilhelm II and proclamation of the German Republic.
November 10: Marshal von Hindenburg, Cdt. Chief, sent the authorization to sign the armistice to the German delegation in Rethondes.
Negotiations on the 34 articles of the Armistice Agreement,
November 11 - 5:20: the armistice is signed. It must take effect at 11am.
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