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Memorial Day Ceremony
Please join the Hampden Township Veterans Recognition Committee
and Hampden Township Volunteer Fire Company
at the Annual Hampden Township Memorial Day Service
on Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 11:00AM.
The service will be held at the future Hampden Township Veteran’s Park, located at 4345 Marketplace Way, Enola, PA 17025. Look for the fire apparatus and flags. We invite veterans to wear their uniforms and/or service ribbons.
Rain location is the community room at the Good Hope Fire Station.
Music by the Cumberland Valley High School Instrumental Ensemble.
VFW Post 6704 Minuteman Color Guard.
- HTVRC board member Georgeann Maguire will remember our fallen WWII heroes, especially those buried overseas.
- CPT Robert Williams, United States Navy, Director, Logistics & Engagement Integration and Fleet Services Support at the Naval Supply Systems Command in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania will speak about Memorial Day from the perspective of an active duty service member.
- HTVFC Vice President Jim Yaple will offer comments on behalf of first responders.
“Amazing Grace” will be performed by Jeremy Buss, bagpipes.
Taps will be sounded by Staff Sergeant John Powlison, Cumberland Valley High School Class of 2006. John is a member of the United States Army Band “Pershing’s Own”.