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Memorial Day in PDX: in memory of all victims of war

Re-posting from an email for Memorial Day 2013 at 12 noon at the Veterans Memorial Coliseum.
Date: Thursday, May 23, 2013, 7:39 PM

Please join Veterans for Peace Chapter 72 as we observe Memorial Day.

We will gather at "Veterans Memorial Coliseum" (near entrance in lower level) at noon for a brief observance, and then walk together, with our flags, to the Peace Memorial Park, in memory of all victims of war.

Park in the "Annex Lot" (see attached Rose Quarter map).

Be sure to tell the parking attendant you are here for the Veterans Memorial Day Observance and you will be allowed complimentary parking.

Thank you for forwarding this message widely,
The members of VFP Chapter 72

Portland Solidarity with Guantanamo Hunger Strike/Vigils 25.May.2013 08:17



3:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. in front of City Hall, downtown Portland

Memorial Day Weekend:

Sunday, May 26
Peace Memorial Park
(N.E. Oregon and Lloyd Boulevard, at southeast corner of Steele Bridge)
Vigil: 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
(There will also be a planting workparty that day from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Come and bring friends! Light refreshments will be served.)

Monday, May 27 (Memorial Day)
There will be no formal vigil that day.
Please attend the Veterans for Peace Memorial day observance.
Gather at the Korean Wall at noon. (300 N. Winning Way; Rose Quarter MAX Station; look for signage.)
Ceremony followed by procession (a short walk) to the Peace Memorial Park.

Video: Memorial Day 2013 - PDX 03.Jun.2013 13:05

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Video: VFP Memorial Day 2013 Portland Oregon

 http://youtu.be/Ufsy4DaS1xM {58 minutes video}

2 speakers and then a short walk over to the Peace Park memorial