Foreign Legion information office: Lyon

The French Foreign Legion information office (smaller recruiting center) in Lyon is one of those 10 recruiting centers of the Foreign Legion called PILE (Poste d’Information de la Légion Etrangère), where you can be enlisted in.

Once you are allowed to be enlisted in, free accommodation, free food and free clothing are immediately provided to you by the Legion.

The information office/recruiting center of Lyon belongs to the preselection center in Aubagne. In Lyon, a new candidat/volunteer will pass an initial interview and would be lodged there. In 1-7 days, these enlisted candidats are sent with a free train ticket to Aubagne, to join the main selection process.

 

Address of the information office in Lyon

PILE Lyon
Quartier Général FRERE
Avenue Leclerc 26
69998 LYON
Phone: (33) 04 37 27 26 50
Mail: pile.lyon@terre-net.defense.gouv.fr

 

Google Street View of the French Foreign Legion information office in Lyon

You can see Google Street View and a Google Maps location of the French Foreign Legion information office in Lyon here.

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NOTE: You have to walk inside the French Army base “Quartier General Frere” and then turn right. See the map below.

 

Google Maps location of the French Foreign Legion information office in Lyon

 

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The page was updated: March 2016