Texas Veterans Cemetery Hosts Memorial Day Ceremonies
Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Abilene will be hosting special Memorial Day ceremonies. The ceremony honors veterans past and present and features special guest speaker Col. Kimberlee Joos Commander of the 17th Training Wing at Goodfellow Air Force.
Also commemorating this event are the Abilene Community Band, the Voices of Dyess will perform the National Anthem, Dyess Honor Guard and the Big Country Commemorative Air Force Squadron doing fly-overs at the cemetery.
Several Big Country heroes will be recognized and honored during this special ceremony.
- Memorial Day Veterans Ceremony
- Texas State Veterans Cemetery
- 7457 West Lake Road Abilene, Texas off FM 600
Date and Time
- Monday, May 25th, 2015
- 11:00 AM Service begins
- Volunteers needed for flag placement
- Contact Justin Herbert at (325) 673-4446
- For State V.A. services (800) 252-8387
- All Veterans from World War II to current date and Merchant Marines
- Guests speakers to include Abilene Mayor Norm Archibald and others.