Pearl Harbor Day will be marked with happy memories Saturday, December 7, by Veterans at Amarillo’s Ussery-Roan Texas State Veterans Home Continue reading
Several of the Texas State Veterans Homes are planning events to honor veterans for their service and sacrifice on Veterans Day, Monday, November 11, 2013. These events are open to the public. Details below.
Veterans Day Ceremony and Blood Drive
Frank M. Tejeda Texas State Veterans Home
10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Lunch served from 12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Special guest Lt. Col. Hector Villareal, Floresville High School ROTC Chorale
Entertainment provided by Guadalupe Dance Company and Las Coronelas
200 Veterans Drive, Floresville, TX
For more details contact: Corrinna Gunn at 830-216-9456
Veterans Day Ceremony
Clyde W. Cosper Texas State Veterans Home
1300 Seven Oaks Rd., Bonham, TX
RSVP to 903-640-VETS (8387)
Veterans Day Ceremony with Ft. Hood Troops
William R. Courtney Texas State Veterans Home
10:00 a.m. – Ceremony
5:00 p.m. – Veterans Ball
1424 Martin Luther King Jr. Ln., Temple, TX
For more details contact: 254-791-8280
Other Events Commemorating Veterans Day
The oldest living U.S. veteran will be the guest of honor at a pre-Veterans Day ceremony this week at the Texas General Land Office. More information is available here.