Join El Dorado County Patriots to Honor Those Who Died in Service

by Placerville Newswire / May 18, 2017 / comments

Join El Dorado County veterans, their families and fellow patriots at the El Dorado County Veterans Monument (360 Fair Lane, Placerville) to honor those who died in service to the United States of America.

Monday, May 29, 2017, 1100 hours

360 Fair Lane, Placerville

Event includes:

  • -- Parade of flags led by El Dorado County Veterans organizations and youth service organizations
  • -- Recognition of the Armed Services
  • -- Pledge of Allegiance led by Veterans Organizations
  • -- Keynote address 
  • -- Color guard
  • -- Invocation and Benediction by veteran ministers and chaplains
  • -- Patriotic choral songs by the Ponderosa High School Chorus
  • -- Wreath presentation
  • -- Presentation of Veterans Monument Scholarships
  • -- Flyover of WWII Warbirds including a missing man formation
  • -- 21-gun salute
  • -- Honor guard of veterans