Memorial Day Observances
President Jeff Gilmartin will represent the Association at Memorial Day
ceremonies at Arlington
National Cemetery on
Monday, May 28. He will join other national leaders in honoring the men
and women who have died in service to our nation by laying a wreath at
the Tomb of the Unknowns. Branches from the East Coast Region’s
Central Liaison Committee are also sponsoring a ceremony at the U.S.
Navy Memorial on May 28, and other FRA leaders will participate in
Memorial Day ceremonies across the country to pay tribute to
America’s fallen heroes.
On Saturday and Sunday (May 26
and 27), shipmates from around the D.C. area and members of the FRA
National Headquarters (NHQ) team will staff an information booth at
Rolling Thunder, an annual motorcycle tribute in the nation's capital to
show the country and the world that Vietnam POWs and MIAs are not
FRA NHQ will be closed on
Monday, May 28, in observance of Memorial Day.