Trump is seeking a grand parade similar to the Bastille Day celebration in Paris, according to the Washington Post. He outlined the plan at a meeting at the Pentagon on 18 January that included defense secretary Jim Mattis and joint chiefs of staff chairman General Joseph Dunford, the paper said, citing an unnamed military official.
“The marching orders were: I want a parade like the one in France,” the official told the Post. “This is being worked at the highest levels of the military.”
May we recommend a suitable summer uniform for the Commander in Chief?
And of course, the day could hardly be complete without a review of the entire US Navy on the Potomac:
(Oh, sorry, scrub that, that was one of ours for King George, oops . . .)