Wreaths Across America announces the 2017 escort to Arlington event itinerary

\The Wreaths Across America escort of handmade, balsam wreaths heading to Arlington National Cemetery from Maine has become known as the country’s longest veterans parade, and this year, the weeklong journey kicks off on Saturday, Dec. 9. 

 Grand Marshals – Vietnam Medal of Honor Recipient, Colonel Roger Donlon, U.S. Army Special Forces (Retired) and his wife, Norma, a Vietnam-era Gold Star wife – will lead the caravan as it travels down the East Coast stopping at schools, memorials and other locations along the way to spread the mission to REMEMBER,HONOR and TEACH.

Related Posts
No image
Check your meds at Senior Health & Safety Expo Oct. 21
No image
Fraud watch network warns of IRS payment scam
No image
Area towns wait for state rules on marijuana law