Raleigh National Cemetery Memorial Day 2019

May 26, 2019 / 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Robert Sigmon
501 Rock Quarry Rd, Raleigh, NC 27610, USA

Invitation to American Legion Post 1

Memorial Day 2019 Event

Guest speaker: Randy Cash, Adjutant, American Legion Department of North Carolina.

For the 88th year, Raleigh Post One of the American Legion will sponsor the Memorial Day Service at the Raleigh National Cemetery.  Your local American Legion Post is made up exclusively of veterans of wartime military service, and they understand the hardships our servicemen and women have endured during times of war. We use this occasion to thank the men and women of our armed forces all over the world for their faithful service, and to honor those who have gone before them.

The NCSSAR Raleigh Chapter will participation in the Wreath Laying Ceremony. 

The ceremony will be held at the Raleigh National Cemetery, 501 Rock Quarry Road, on Sunday, May 26, 2019. The Raleigh Concert Band will start playing at 1:30 p.m., the ceremony will begin at 2:00 p.m. In order to pay tribute to our fallen comrades, representatives of several patriotic organizations will place wreaths at the graves of our fallen comrades.