Friday, November 11, 2011 - 8:30am
The Campbell Veterans Memorial Foundation invites the public to attend a dedication ceremony for the new Campbell Veterans Memorial on Friday, November 11 at the Orchard City Green at 9:30am. This will be a great chance to see the very first steps of the memorial's construction, which began October 31.
The ceremony, emceed by former mayor Dan Furtado, will include music performed by the Del Mar High School band, color presentations by local ROTC students, military flag raisings, the singing of the national anthem, and a keynote speech by Dr. Francis Harvey, the 19th secretary of the army. Immediately after the ceremony, guests will be invited to a reception hosted by the Country Women's Club of Campbell.