Korean War Armistice Day Commemoration
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69th Anniversary of the Korean War Armistice
The annual ceremony commemorating the 69th anniversary of the Korean War armistice will be conducted in Colorado Springs. The ceremony is sponsored by the Dutch Nelsen chapter, Korean War veterans association, located in Colorado Springs. The ceremony will be held in front of the chapter's monument in the "Ring of Honor" in Memorial Park, 300 block of South Union Boulevard, Colorado Springs, on Saturday, July 23, at 10 a.m.
The program will include an ensemble from the 4th Infantry Division and Fort Carson band playing patriotic music. Wreaths will be presented in front of the Korean War monument in honor of those who served in the war, those killed in action, and those who remain missing in action. Among the honored guests will be representatives of the Colorado Springs and El Paso county governments and leaders of Colorado's Korean business and diplomatic community.
Dutch Nelsen Chapter President Mr. James Mcgibney announced the public is encouraged to attend, particularly military and veterans of the community.