FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Questions: Contact Pastor Ross Olson, 785-781-4923
WE INVITE YOU TO AN IMPORTANT EVENT
The Fifth Annual Re-enactment of an Interfaith Patriotic WWII Military Field Worship Service
Veteran’s Day Recognition
November 12, 2007
Cawker City Golf Course Park, East of Cawker City on the shores of Waconda Lake
The American Legion Posts 143 of Glen Elder, KS and 379 of Cawker City, KS invite all to a special re-enactment of a WWII Military Field Worship Service Nov 12th 2007 at 2:00 pm.
Mitchell County Kansas has been a long and good supporter of the Veteran’s Day Celebration. This event coupled with the events of Beloit, KS will make this Veteran’s Day celebration in North Central Kansas very special.
A highlight of the Re-enactment will be a special presentation by Command Sergeant Major Lowell May, USA 1959-85, which will enlighten those in attendance about the Cawker City Prisoner of War Camp as well as general information about the 23 POW Camps in Kansas. CSM May recently co-authored a book entitled Prisoners of War in Kansas, 1943-46.
EVENTS OF THE DAY
10:00 am – line up for the Veteran’s Day Parade
11:00 am – Parade
Noon – Free Lunch at VFW Post 6242 Home
102 E South Street, Beloit, KS
At Waconda Lake:
1:45 pm Honoree Color Guards Assemble
2:00 pm Field Worship Service Begins
3:00 pm Free Coffee & Cookies