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Memorial Day Ceremony – CPT Rocky Versace Plaza

  • 05/26/2014
  • 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Alexandria, Virginia

Memorial Day Ceremony

CPT. Rocky Versace Plaza, 26 May

Alexandria, VA

Memorial Day Ceremony at 11:00 AM on Monday, May 26, 2014 at the Captain Rocky Versace Plaza in Alexandria.

The "Friends of Rocky Versace" (CPT. H.R. Versace, USMA 1959, posthumous Medal of Honor recipient and Ranger Hall of Fame Inductee) will host a program to honor both the 67 Alexandrians who were KIA/MIA during the Vietnam War and all of our nation's fallen military heroes. The Program will include:

(1) reading the names of Alexandria's 67 Vietnam War Fallen Heroes;

(2) reading the CPT Versace Medal of Honor Citation;

(3) reading the Tribute to CPT Versace written by his fellow POW, 1LT James "Nick" Rowe;

(4) Wreath laying; and

(5) the playing of "Taps."

Observance will be outdoors at the Mt Vernon Recreation Center in the city of Alexandria.

Address: 2701 Commonwealth Ave

  Alexandria, VA 22305


Date(s)/Time:  Monday, May 26, 2014 (11:00 AM-12:00 PM)

Phone: (703) 746-5556

Email: FoRV59@gmail.com

Website: alexandriava.gov/RecreationCenters

Pictures: www.warmemorialhq.org/cpg/thumbnails.php