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Memorial Day Events

May 25, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

May 25, 2018

 

CONTACT:National Infantry Museum 

706.685.5800

info@nationalinfantryfoundation.org             

 

Memorial Day Events 

 

 

                    

                                        

MEMORIAL DAY EVENTS

Join us in honoring those who've given their lives in service to our country.

9 a.m. - 1 p.m. - Memorial Day Mini Camp, a 4-hour mini-camp teaching children 5-11 the meaning and importance of Memorial Day and the sacrifices Soldiers make daily. 


10 a.m. - Paver Dedication Ceremony on Heritage Walk for commemorative pavers installed since Veterans Day. Guest speaker: BG David Lesperance, Commandant of the U.S. Army Armor School.
 

11:30 p.m. - Local Boy Scouts will conduct an official flag retirement ceremony at the fire pit behind the museum.

 

12 p.m. - 3 p.m. - World War II Company Street open for self-guided tours.

 

We will live stream the Paver Ceremony at 10am ETD. 

 Be sure to follow us on Facebook to watch if you are unable to attend.  A video will also be posted to youtube. 

 

NATIONAL INFANTRY MUSEUM

HERITAGE WALK
1775 Legacy Way
Columbus, GA 31903

 

 

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