The Deadline is Fast Approaching

The Veterans Memorial Park Committee wants to be sure we receive the names of all eligible veterans to be honored in the park. Black granite monoliths inscribed with the names of over 7,000 veterans will line walkways.

Our first deadline is approaching.  The last day to submit names of veterans from the Early War Era and the Global War Era is September 30, 2019.

Early War Era

The Early War Era has a timeframe from 1776 to 1917 and includes service during the American Civil War (1861 – 1865) and the Spanish American War (1898 – 1903).  To see names that have already been submitted, click here.

Global War Era

The years encompassing the Global War Era are from 1917 – 1950 and include service during World
War I (1917 – 1918) and World War II (1941 – 1946).  To see names that have already been submitted, click here.

We want to remember veterans

Think of the veterans in your life.  “Let No Veteran Be Forgotten” is the motto for Veterans Memorial Park in Alexandria.  We want to remember and honor all veterans, living or deceased, for their service.

Do you have a friend, family member or ancestor who served in the Armed Forces of the United States of America?  Learn more and submit their names here.

Steve Henning