Date(s) – 04/29/2018
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Lafayette Veterans Memorial Building
On Sunday, April 29th at 2pm, the Lafayette Veterans Memorial Building will host a dedication ceremony for a new monument to honor the 22 members of the Armed Forces from Contra Costa County who have lost their lives in service to our country since 9/11.
The Lafayette War Veterans, an umbrella organization comprised of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post 8063 and American Legion Post 517 will host the ceremony to honor the Fallen Heroes and their families who will be in attendance that day to unveil the new 7-ton granite monument.
Featured speakers at the ceremony will include Congressman Mark DeSaulnier, Assembly members Catharine Baker and Timothy Grayson, State Senator Steve Glazer, Supervisor Candace Andersen and Mayors Don Tatzin of Lafayette and Amy Worth of Orinda.
For further information, please contact Michael Gilson, President, Lafayette War Veterans at: 925-766-6114 or by e-mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org