Veterans Memorial Park & RADM LeRoy Collins, Jr. Veterans Museum, 3602 U.S. 301 N, Tampa – The Veterans Council of Hillsborough County, Inc. will conduct a Memorial Day ceremony to honor the United States military service men and woman who have given the ultimate sacrifice in fighting all the wars and conflicts throughout the world. The Theme for this event is “Never Forget, Ever Honor.” The public is invited to attend. Colors will be presented by the 6th Air Mobility Wing, MacDill AFB Honor Guard, followed by the Pledge of Allegiance by America’s children. The Invocation and Benediction will be led by Veterans Council Chaplain Mary Ellen Harlan. Charles Haugabrooks, in his 19th year of performance, will sing a repertoire of patriotic songs. The guest speaker will be Hillsborough County Commissioner Kevin Beckner; the keynote speaker is scheduled to be Scott V. DeThomas, Colonel, USAF, Retired and Senior Vice President, GTE Financial. For more information, contact Hillsborough County Veterans Services at (813) 246-3170.
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