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    11th Annual Veterans’ Day Ceremony

    Title:11th Annual Veterans’ Day Ceremony
    Date & Time:Mon Nov 12, 2012 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Location:Mount Vernon Recreation Center, 2701 Commonwealth Ave. (Map This)
    Event Details:The reading the names of Alexandria’s 67 Vietnam War Fallen Heroes;

    Recognition of all U.S. Military Veterans;

    Reading the Captain Versace Medal of Honor Citation;

    Reading the tribute to Captain Versace written by his fellow POW, 1st Lt. James "Nick" Rowe;

    Wreath laying; and

    The sounding of "Taps" and the singing of "God Bless America"
    Audience:Anyone may attend
    Tags:Community Event, Family, Holiday Event, Mt. Vernon Ave., Public Art & Memorials, Recreation, Recreation Centers

    For event details visit Code

    Office of Communications
    301 King St., Room 3500
    Alexandria, VA 22314
    Fax: 703.838.6343

    Office Hours:
    Monday - Friday,
    8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.