SE Texas Veterans to host Veteran’s Day program
Sunday, November 8, from 2-4 pm, Southeast Texas Veterans Service Group will host an “Honor and Remembrance” Veteran’s Day Program at VFW Post 2775, N. Highway 87 (5303 16th Street). Post Commander Charles Sterling will welcome the public, followed by the opening prayer and The Pledge of Allegiance. A presentation of branch flags will take place to the music of Branch Medleys played by Orange Community Band, followed by a POW-MIA Ceremony by the Post. The History of the VFW and Auxiliaries will be followed by a guest speaker from U. S. Congressman Brian Babin’s Office, recognition of all veterans and presentation of awards. The Final Salute to Veterans will be followed by taps, a closing prayer, retrieval of Colors by Southeast Texas Veterans Service Group. Ending the program will be Orange Community Band playing “God Bless America” and closing comments by Commander Sterling. Refreshments will be furnished by the VFW Auxiliary.