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Three Events on Monday, May 29 

8:30 a.m.:  Gillespie County Veterans Council Memorial Day Ceremony at War Memorial Monument in front of County Courthouse 

10:00 a.m.:  National Museum of the Pacific War Memorial Day Ceremony 

7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.:  Ruck March in support of 22 TOO MANY to raise awareness of the 22 Veteran suicides per day.  The 22 mile Ruck March begins at Comfort High School at 7:00 am and ends at Market Square Park (behind the Gillespie County Courthouse) in Fredericksburg at 3:00 pm.  There will be a BBQ following the march.

3rd Annual placing flags on Veterans graves

on Memorial Day weekend information flyer

The Veterans Council of Gillespie County is sponsoring our 3rd annual Memorial Day event to honor our deceased Veterans.  Flags will be placed on the graves of Veterans at Der Stadt Friedhof (City Cemetery), Greenwood Cemetery, and St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery.  Thank you to all the volunteers!  

Pick-up Flags at VSO Office:  May 17 9:00 am – 12:00 pm or May 18 3:00 – 6:00 pm 
Place Flags:  May 25 through May 27 by Noon 
Pick-up Flags:  June 2 or June 3 
Return Cleaned Flags and holders to VSO office:   June 5 9:00 am – 12:00 pm or 1:00 – 5:00 pm 

Oral History Department at Texas Tech University's

Vietnam Center and Archive seeking Vietnam Veterans to participate in Oral History Project

Oral History Project Information (click here)

The Vietnam Center & Archive Information (click here)

Gillespie County
Veterans Service Office
102 E San Antonio St
Suite B-2
Fredericksburg, Texas 78624

Telephone: (830) 997-3758
Fax: (830) 997-3245

Located: Annex 2 Bldg
(former clinic building)

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