veterans day observance

November 13, 2016 | Staff Writer

Rockville Honors Veterans at Ceremony on Nov. 11 at Veterans Park (PHOTOS)

A Rockville veteran of the United States Marine Corps who now serves in the U.S. Army Reserve, Sgt. Maj. Ross Bagwell, was the featured speaker at the annual Veterans Day ceremony in Rockville on Nov. 11. The event was held at Veterans Park, and it included a wreath-laying and a military salute by the American […]

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November 11, 2015 | Sonya Burke

Rockville Observes Veterans Day at Veterans Park (PHOTOS)

Rockville Mayor Bridget Newton and other officials honored veterans at a special ceremony on Nov. 11 at Veterans Park. The event included a wreath-laying ceremony and a 21-gun salute by the American Legion Post 86 Honor Guard. Retired Navy Yeoman 3rd Class Roger Langley, a long time Rockville resident, described his experiences serving on the […]

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November 11, 2014 | Staff Writer

Veterans Day Observance in Bethesda (PHOTOS)

The 55th Annual Veterans Day Observance was held in the Veterans Park in Bethesda on Nov. 11. Guest speakers included Congressman Chris Van Hollen and Col. John C. Waters, Executive Officer, Army National Military Cemeteries. Sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Bethesda and American Legion Fitzgerald Cantrell Post #105, the ceremony included placing floral tributes around […]

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November 10, 2013 | Staff Writer

Gaithersburg Veterans Day Observance

The city of Gaithersburg will honor and recognize all U.S. military personnel Nov. 11 at the annual Veterans Day Observance. The observance takes place at 11 a.m. at the City Hall Concert Pavilion, 31 South Summit Avenue in Gaithersburg. City officials and members of local veterans groups will be on hand to honor those who […]

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November 10, 2013 | Staff Writer

Veterans Day Tributes Around the County

As you head out to a Veterans Day event, take along your Smartphone and share the salute to area veterans by sending a photo to pix@mymcmedia.org. Bethesda: On Nov. 11 at 10:30 a.m. at Bethesda Veterans Park, County Executive Isiah Leggett, a veteran of Vietnam, will lead a tribute to vetarans. He will be joined […]

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