29 JUNE 2019

  "History of the West Virginia National Guard"

                                               Educational Display

                                      Courtesy  of the WVNG and

                                   Historian Bobby Cales, NFG (US)

New for 2019:

Dedication of a 4'x8' panel for Soldiers and Veterans

of the Wars in the Middle East


Korean War Veterans

June 2018

        Dance the Night Away or Just Enjoy Listening to this Great Band!

            Bobby Menear's    Maestros of Swing

                          Szilagyi Center Auditorium   -   8:00 pm until Midnight

    First rate heavy hors d'oevres and drinks (soda/beer/wine) are included.

                         Tickets $30.00 pp                       Dressy Attire Please

                       Special performance by WVU Swing Dance Group (tentative)

                                                             Call for reservations

                    304-329-1240 / 304-454-2009 / 304-454-9232 / 304-454-9506

Special Assistance

197th RTI Camp Dawson

Special Thanks To

Saturday 29 June (all day and illuminated at night) 

Sunday 30 June (only early morning until 9 am)

Assembly of the wall and overnight security provided by the WVNG

Event Sponsors

Greer Industries

Clear Mountain Bank

Preston County Urgent Care

Houses & More Real Estate Agency

Home Monumental Works

Kingwood Pharmacy

Mon Health

A day to recognize and honor soldiers and veterans of all US Wars & Conflicts

West Virginia Mobile Vietnam Wall

This wall only includes the names of West Virginians who were Killed In Action, held as Prisoner of War, and those still Missing In Action.

This list includes over 732 names of true heroes that gave their lives in the Vietnam War for their

country and this proud state.

The "Modern Wall" (1975-2017) is an addition

to include fallen WV soldier from other wars.


                                           READINESS ON ALL FRONTS

                       Keynote Speaker: CSM Philip R. Cantrell

                                                                     Join us to hear the WV State Command Sergeant Major speak about
                                                        the current and future readiness of our troops.
                                                                      2:30 pm - Szilagyi Center

                                                                          (following ceremony)

West Virginia Patriot Guard Riders

The Patriot Guard Riders is a diverse amalgamation of riders from across the nation. We have one thing in common besides motorcycles. We have an unwavering respect for those who risk their very lives for America‚Äôs freedom and security.

The WV Patriot Guard Riders will form a Flag Line for the Wreath Laying Ceremony.

Can be cancelled due to funeral priority.


US Military & Veterans Commemoration Day


14th Annual Wreath Laying Ceremony

Honoring our current military and veterans.

Remembering those who are no longer with us.

The ceremony will be held at the Memorial Wall in the park at 1:00 pm.

Presenting of the Colors, 21 Gun Salute, Taps by the Preston County Honor Guard.  Going Home - Fallen Soldier by  Don Walters,  Bagpipes

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