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Memorial Day for Peace

Mon May 27 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

Memorial Day for Peace

MEMORIAL DAY PROGRAM VETERANS FOR PEACE SMEDLEY D. BUTLER BRIGADE

Monday, May 27, 2024, 2:00 pm

Gather at Park St. Station at 1:30 and hand out flyers.

Step off at 2:00 and parade up to the Soldiers and Sailors Monument on the Common behind the bagpiper while handing out flyers.

Several Smedleys will do Memorial Day readings.

Featured speakers: Will Hopkins, the new national Executive Director of Veterans for Peace; UMass Boston Professor Paul Atwood.

Place carnations on the monument in remembrance of all victims of war.

Realign around the field of flags and ring the bell for departed Smedleys, presente!. Taps will then be played on the bugle.

Parade back to Park St. behind the bagpiper and disband.

Details

Date:
Mon May 27
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT

Organizer

Veterans for Peace – Smedley Butler Brigade
Phone
(617) 942-0328
Email
vfpsmedley@gmail.com
View Organizer Website

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