Veterans Day Events

| November 9, 2012 | 1 Comment

Veterans Day, the annual American holiday honoring military veterans, is observed on Nov. 11, the anniversary of the end of World War I’s major hostilities.
The following events are scheduled:

 

Saturday / Nov. 10

Arizona Memorial Veterans Day — 6:30 p.m. The National Park Service will host author and historian Vera Williams, who will discuss Women Air Force service pilots of World War II in commemoration of Veterans Day at the World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument.
This event is free and open to the public. RSVP at https://www.ussmissouri.org/veteransdayrsvp or 423-7300, ext. 7048.

 

Sunday / Nov. 11

Governor’s Veterans Day Ceremony — 1 p.m., Hawaii State Veterans Cemetery, Kaneohe.

 

National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific Ceremony — 10 a.m., is dedication of Vietnam Pavilion; see related story “Vietnam pavilion dedication is Nov. 11“.

 

Battleship Missouri Veterans Day Sunset Ceremony — 4:30-5:30 p.m. Event is free and open to the public with advance reservations. Guests must be seated by 4:15 p.m. RSVP at www.ussmissouri.org.

 

Monday / Nov. 12

Wahiawa Veterans Day Parade — 10 a.m., in Wahiawa. The Wahiawa Lions Club will conduct its annual parade.

 

Saturday / Nov. 17

Patriot Run/Walk — 8 a.m., at the Waterfront, Ewa Beach, www.patriotrunhawaii.com.

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