Sending a couple of soldiers on an adventure across the French battlefields to deliver a message sounds like a WW1, "Saving Private Ryan." Not that that's bad thing. I'd like to see it.
"From our orbital vantage point, we observe an earth without borders, full of peace, beauty and magnificence, and we pray that humanity as a whole can imagine a borderless world as we see it, and strive to live as one in peace."
Astronaut William C. McCool RIP, January 29, 2003 - Space Shuttle Columbia