DU Carillon Player Will Join Worldwide Commemoration Of WWI Christmas Truce

December 24, 2014 8:07 PM

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DU Carillon Player Will Join Worldwide Commemoration Of WWI Christmas Truce

DENVER (CBS4) - To mark a peaceful moment in a horrific war, the University of Denver will ring Christmas hymns on Wednesday night in commemoration of the famous World War I Christmas truce between German and English soldiers.

On Dec. 24, 1914, soldiers from opposing sides laid down their guns and joined together in the middle of a Belgian battlefield to exchange gifts and sing hymns.

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