Mt. Morris Memorial Day Program at Veterans Fountain
Monday, May 27, 2019 -
The Mt. Morris American Legion Post 143’s annual Memorial Day Program will begin at 10:30 a.m. on the northeast corner of the Mt. Morris Campus under the shade trees near the American Legion Veteran’s Fountain at Main and S. Wesley. Bring chairs.
Rain venue is the Mt. Morris Moose Club, beginning at the same time.
The program includes the singing of the National Anthem, readings of Flanders Field and the Gettysburg address; the placement of wreaths to honor Mt. Morris soldiers killed in action and veterans from all American wars; a reading of the names of deceased veterans; and the firing squad, taps and prayers.
The yearly pot luck will again be at the Mt. Morris Moose Lodge, 101 Moose Drive at 12:30 p.m. All veterans, their families, and the entire community are invited to attend. Please bring a dish to pass. No admission fee.