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Memorial Day ceremony at Anthem Veterans Memorial, May 26

Staff Report~ 5/14/2014

The Anthem Veterans Memorial Support Team is inviting the community to attend the annual Memorial Day ceremony ‘A Day of Remembrance’ on Monday, May 26 at 10 a.m. at the Anthem Veterans Memorial in the Anthem Community Council Community Park.

Doreen Berggren, the Central Arizona Chapter president of Blue Star Mothers of America, has been selected to give the keynote address. The ceremony is hosted by the Daisy Mountain Veterans (an alliance of American Legion Post 128, the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 12031 and the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 128), will include a POW/MIA remembrance ceremony and live music from ProMusica Arizona.

The ceremony is expected to run approximately 45 minutes. Seating is limited; lawn chairs and blankets are welcome.