President Wilson departs for France: Dec. 4, 1918 – Politico

President Woodrow WIlson is pictured. | AP Photo On this day in 1918, President Woodrow Wilson departed from Washington to embark on the first European trip by an American chief executive. After nine days at sea aboard the S.S. George Washington, a German-built passenger liner interned in New York at the start of World War

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