Annual Historic Grace Episcopal Church Veterans Day Ceremony
Monday, May 27, 2019
The Annual Historic Grace Episcopal Church (ca 1697) Memorial Day Ceremony will take place rain or shine. After “Dedication of Flags”, brief remarks and prayers and playing of “Taps” in the church, we will process through the Historic Church Graveyard replacing American Flags on each of the 89 known graves of Veterans (Revolutionary War, Civil War, World Wars 1 & 2, Korea, Cold War, and Vietnam) with “Honors.” Grace Church parishioners, their families, friends, and all visitors (especially Veterans, Military, and their families) are welcome to attend and participate. A Commemorative Program listing all the known Veterans buried at Grace Church with a brief biography will be provided to each attendee.The York County Veterans Day Ceremony follows at 12 noon at York Hall.
Contact LtCol Al Crane USAF (Ret) 867-8643 or Grace Church at 898-3261 or www.gracechurchyorktown.org
Historic Grace Episcopal Church
111 Church Street, Yorktown