Jefferson City Convention and Visitors Bureau

May 29, 2017

Jefferson City Veterans Council Memorial Day Program

The Jefferson City Veterans Council will be conducting a Memorial Day Program at the National Cemetery in Jefferson City, Mo. The program starts at 10:30 A.M. Our speaker this year will be Vince Rost, Commander of American Legion Post 5 in Jefferson City. Vince retired from the Navy as a Senior Chief Gunner's Mate. We will also be conducting a Two Bell Ceremony. The names of deceased veterans from May 2016 to May 2017 will be read. A buddy poppy will be placed in a wreath in their memory. Chairs will be provided for those attending but are also welcome to bring their own.

Time: 10:30 am to 12:00 pm

Location: National Cemetery located at 1024 East McCarty St.

Cost: Free

Contact: Lynn Vineyard
Telephone 573/893-2279

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