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GM Scouts Honoring our Fallen Veterans on Sunday, November 11.

Celebrate Veterans Day by joining the George Mason District Troops and Packs in Falls Church to place American Flags on the graves of fallen Veterans there.

The Scouts will be gathering in the parking lot at The National Memorial Park,7482 Lee Highway, Falls Church, VA 22042 on Sunday, 11 November 2011.

 Veterans Day Schedule: 1300 – arrival and sign-in

1315 – pizza delivery & flag placement training

1400 – begin flag placement

1400, 1500, & 1600 – TAPS to blown

1630 – Probable completion of event

 

Training will include proper method to place flags and walking the rows of graves.

 

On Memorial Day this year approximately 110 Scouts plus parents and Scouters from

our District participated in this patriotic activity. Scout service hours patches and

rockers will be available. Cemetery Staff will supply flags, drinks, and a pizza lunch.

Need buglers to volunteer.

 

Note: Falls Church City Schools and Fairfax County Schools are in session on Monday.

For information contact Kurt R. Johnson, ADC Falls Church at (703) 849-8967 or e-mail:

kurt_johnson@verizon.net

 

 

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