29th Infantry Division Association Ceremony at Brittany American Cemetery

June 8, 2014, at 2:30pm CEST

Ten World War II veterans, along with family members, will visit Brittany American Cemetery on June 8 for a short ceremony. Organized by the 29th Infantry Division Association, the ceremony will include participation from the 29th Division Color Guard and a nine piece brass band. Brig. Gen. Charles, W. Whittington, Jr., commander of the Virginia National Guard’s Fort Belvoir-based 29th Infantry Division, will deliver remarks.

This event is free and open to the public.

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