Event

Memorial Day Remembrance with American Legion Post 556

Event Details

Date:
Mon, May 30, 2022
Time:
11:15 am - 12:00 pm

First Division Museum at Cantigny Park

1s151 Winfield Road
Wheaton, IL 60189
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Outdoor Ceremony
Monday, May 30
11:15 AM
No Registration Required

Join American Legion Post 556 in honoring our fallen with a Memorial Day program from 11:15- 12:00 pm in front of the First Division Museum.  Vocalist Terri Lightbody will lend her voice and speakers will explain the traditions and customs of Memorial Day, as well as The history of Women in the Military. Our Keynote speaker is Robert “Doc” Adams, Co-founder of the Midwest Shelter for Homeless Veterans and Bronze Star with “V” for Valor recipient. The program will conclude with a rifle salute and the playing of Taps.

This event is outdoors and will have limited seating available. Guests are encouraged to bring chairs or blankets.