• Memorial Day Ceremony 2022

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    Name: Memorial Day Ceremony 2022
    Date: May 30, 2022
    Time: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM EDT
    Event Description:
    Boyne City, Michigan
    May 30, 2022
    Buses donated by The Charlevoix County Transit, will leave from in front of the American Legion Hall at 7:45 a.m. and transport Honor Guard to the cemeteries and back to the American Legion Hall.
    Memorial Services will be held at the following locations.:
    8:00 AM..........................................................Memorial Park, Boyne Falls
    8:25 AM......................................................Memorial Park, Walloon Lake
    8:50 AM................................Evangeline Cemetery, Evangeline Township
    9:15 AM.....................................................Dyer Cemetery, Bay Township
    9:50 AM…………………….…Lost at Sea, waterfront Veterans Memorial Park
    10:10 AM..........................................Advance Cemetery, Eveline Township
    10:45 AM…..........................................Wilson Cemetery, Wilson Township
    11:00 AM..............................................Maple Lawn Cemetery, Boyne City
    Memorial Day Procession The procession will leave the American Legion Post @ 11:45 AM. Proceed North on Lake Street to the Veterans Memorial Park where the Memorial Day Observance will take place starting at 12:00PM (+-). Anyone wishing to join in on our somber procession in a dignified manner may do so. Post float will be available for veterans unable to march.
    Veterans Memorial Park Services 12:00PM
    Returning the US Flag to full staff at 12:00 Noon (+-)
    The branch flags in the order that they were established
    Welcome......................................Dean Kleinschrodt American Legion Commander
    Invocation......................................................Rick Bristol American Legion Chaplain
    Pledge of Allegiance................................................................................... Everyone
    Placing of the wreaths................................................................... American Legion
    POW/MIA Remembrance Service.................................................. American Legion Selections..................................Boyne City High School Band & Gaeyle Gerri-Boss Addresses................................... Dean Kleinschrodt American Legion Commander Benediction…………......................................................... American Legion Chaplain
    Rifle Salute...................................................... The American Legion Honor Guard Taps................................................. Boyne City Marching Band - American Legion
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    Boyne City Veterans Memorial Day Services May 30, 2022
    Donations are needed as this beautiful memorial was built & is maintained by donations only.
    At 12:00PM The National Colors with the POW/MIA flag below will be hoisted as the Boyne City High School Band plays our National Anthem, sung by Gaeyle Gerri-Boss.
    The Flag of each of the six branches of service will be hoisted in their establishment order as the band plays their anthems starting with the Army, Marines, Navy & Merchant Marines, Coast Guard, Air Force, & Space Force.
    All Veterans in or out of uniform are urged to please render a hand salute to the National Colors as they pass by, are hoisted, or lowered. All others please uncover & stand with their right hand over their heart. A hand salute is again in order as your branch of service Colors are posted, feel free to sing along especially when your branch anthem is played.
    Stone benches at the memorial are reserved for handicapped people along with the tent that will provide shade/shelter for them also. 
    Location:
    Boyne City Veterans Park Memorial
    Date/Time Information:
    Monday, May 30, 2022
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