VVA, Chapter 454 26th Annual Memorial Service
On Sunday, May 27, 2018 beginning at 2:00 p.m., the Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 454 will host their 26th Annual Memorial Service, which will again take place in the shadow of the “The Final LZ”, a Vietnam Veterans Memorial in the Highland Memory Gardens Cemetery. The event will feature a presentation of the Colors, speakers, dedication, and placing of memorial wreaths and more. The event is open to all veterans, their families and the general public and the media are encouraged to attend and cover this very solemn and meaningful event.
Keynote Speaker – William (Bill) Roby, Sr.,
National Chairman of the Board for USA Cares and a Vietnam Veteran.
In Command of Ceremonies - CSM Gregory M. Bethards, USA (Retired)
President, Vietnam Veterans of America, Chapter 454
National Anthem & Opening Prayer - Jeffersontown Police Chaplain Tom Dillard
Some of the Participants in the Service: VFW, Post 1170’s Rifle Squad and Bugler, Jeffersontown H.S. MCJROTC, and UAW Ford Local 862 Color Guards, Boy Scout Troops #100, #776 & #333 and James Angelini, poet.