The city of Alexandria Recreation, Parks and Cultural Affairs Department and the “Friends of Rocky Versace” will host the 13th Annual Veterans’ Day Ceremony in Alexandria on Tuesday, 11 November 2014 at 1:00 PM. The approximately 1-hour Ceremony will honor not only the 67 Alexandrians who died during the Vietnam War, but all veterans. Guest speaker will be Brig. Gen. (US Army, ret.) Jack Nicholson, former Secretary, American Battle Monuments Commission. In addition to the guest speaker, the Ceremony will include patriotic songs, reading of heroism citations, a wreath laying by CPT Versace's USMA 1959 Classmates and the singing of "God Bless America." Location is INDOORS in they gym at the CPT Rocky Versace Plaza and Vietnam Veterans’ Memorial located at the Mount Vernon Recreation Center in the City of Alexandria, 2701 Commonwealth Ave. (intersection of Commonwealth and Mt Vernon Aves.), (703) 746-5556.
Admission Fee: None
Last Updated: 10/7/2014 11:55 AM