To honor of Unaccompanied Veterans laid to rest this Summer, VA’s Fort Bliss National Cemetery will conduct a memorial service on Thursday, October 4 at 2:30 p.m.
The Marine Honor Unit will provide three rifle volleys, the rendering of “Taps,” and the folding and presentation of our Nation’s flag to Ms. Letty West in honor of Unaccompanied Veterans buried at Fort Bliss National Cemetery from July through September 2018.
The El Paso VA Health Care System will honor Veterans who passed from July 1, 2018 to September 30, 2018 with the Last Roll Call Ceremony of Remembrance.
Michael L. Amaral, Director of the El Paso VA Health Care System will speak, and Chaplain Linda McKnight will deliver the Remarks of Faith.
What: Memorial Service for Unaccompanied Veterans buried at Fort Bliss National Cemetery July through September 2018 & Last Roll Call Ceremony of Remembrance
Who: Fort Bliss National Cemetery Staff, Veteran Hospital Administration and local Veteran Support Organizations
When: Thursday, October 4, 2018 at 2:30 p.m.
Where: Fort Bliss National Cemetery West Shelter | 5200 Fred Wilson Avenue | Fort Bliss