This will be the sixth year VFP 72 has stepped away from the traditional militaristic ceremonies and rhetoric to honor our fallen brothers and sisters in arms.|
As General Ulysses S. Grant, eighteenth President of the United States said, "The one thing I never want to see again is a military parade".
The public is welcome, please pass this along.
11:30 am - 1:00 pm.
Memorial Day "From War to Peace"
Memorial Coliseum, Korean War Wall, 1401 N Wheeler Ave
Phone Contact 503-754-3313
Parking is available at the parking lot on N Drexler Dr -map (South side of Memorial Coliseum-enter off of Interstate)
Following the event, we will walk to the Peace Memorial Park for a quiet ceremony honoring all those who have been victims of war.
Video From Memorial Day 2010
Video From Memorial Day 2009, Guest Speaker Cindy Sheehan