VFW to celebrate Veteran’s Day Monday, November 12

Posted November 8, 2012 at 10:25 am

“We will not forget” is the motto of all Americans on Veteran’s Day, Nov. 11, of every year. All veterans are honored and given thanks for the time and sacrifices they gave for their county. Those who made the ultimate sacrifice and those who have laid down their arms and gone to their eternal rest are especially honored, but its not too late to say “thank you” and shake the hand of a living veteran They are true heroes.

VFW Post 257 will conduct a remembrance ceremony at the El dorado Springs City Cemetery at 11 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 12.

The public is invited to join veterans at that time to “Never forget.”

VFW Post 257 will “Post the colors” at the Veteran’s Day observance at El Dorado Springs High School at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 12.