Main content
City of Alexandria Homepage
Tuesday, September 16  •  66°Partly Cloudy Air Quality: Green
CloseWeather Forecast
Today: High 78° Low 58°
Partly CloudyAir Quality: Green
Wed: High 76° Low 59°
Mostly SunnyAir Quality: Green
Thu: High 77° Low 53°
Partly CloudyAir Quality: Green
Fri: High 75° Low 58°
Mostly Sunny
Sat: High 76° Low 58°
Mostly Sunny
City of Alexandria, VA City of Alexandria, VA
Recreation
Share Share RSS RSS Print Print Text Size Text Size NormalText Size LargeText Size Extra Large
Page updated Nov 4, 2011 1:51 PM
CloseComments

No Comments Posted Yet

For Immediate Release: November 9, 2010

9th Annual Veterans’ Day Ceremony at the Captain Rocky Versace Plaza, Alexandria, VA

The “Friends of Rocky Versace” will host the 9th Annual Veterans’ Day Ceremony on Thursday, November, 11 at 1 p.m. at the Mt. Vernon Recreation Center, 2701 Commonwealth Ave., Alexandria, VA 22305. The one hour Ceremony includes:

  • The reading the names of the 67 heroes; 
  • Recognition of all U.S. Military Veterans;
  • Reading the Captain Versace Medal of Honor Citation;
  • Reading the tribute to Captain Versace written by his fellow POW, 1st Lt. James "Nick" Rowe;
  • Wreath laying; and
  • The playing of "Taps." 

For additional information, visit http://www.virginia.org/site/description.asp?AttrID=53089&MGrp=3&MCat=11, email FoRV59@gmail.com or call the Mount Vernon Recreation Center at 703.746.5556.

1108 Jefferson St.
Alexandria, VA 22314
703.746.4343
Fax: 703.838.6344
E-Mail

Office Hours
Monday-Friday
8 am - 5 pm

James B. Spengler
Director
703.746.5500