Veterans Day

Memorial Day - 2016 - -29

Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 1100 hours

Join El Dorado County veterans, their families and citizens

at the El Dorado County Veterans Monument (360 Fair Lane, Placerville)

to honor those who served the cause of freedom.

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Event includes:

  • Parade of flags led by El Dorado County Veterans organizations and youth service organizations
  • Recognition of the Armed Services
  • Pledge of Allegiance led by Veterans Organizations
  • Keynote address 
  • Color guard
  • Invocation and Benediction by veteran ministers and chaplains
  • Patriotic choral songs by the Ponderosa High School Chorus
  • Wreath presentation
  • Presentation of Veteran of the Year
  • Flyover of WWII Warbirds including a missing man formation
  • Three-volley salute by honor guard
  • Honor guard of veterans
  • Dedication of a plaque honoring the crew of a Mitchell B25D lost over El Dorado County
  • Ceremony honoring veterans who died in wars since the Vietnam War