May 29, 2023
Veterans Park(behind old Legion Building at 1305 Canterbury)
15th & Haney Drive
Hays, KS 67601
Memorial Day Observance Ceremony 2023
Monday, May 29, 2023
The service will feature music by Trilogy, a flag raising by the Marine Corps League, laying of the memorial wreath by the American Legion Auxiliary, Roll Call, read by members of various military organizations, a tribute to Memorial day by 1Sgt(Ret)Jessica Brooks, & concluding with a Rifle Salute & Taps.
Hosted by Hays American Legion Post 173. Come & honor The Veterans who have given all as well as all those that served. If not for them, we would not enjoy the freedoms we have today.
The ceremony is meant to begin the day spent in solemn remembrance for those who served their country.
After the ceremony is concluded, The Society of 40 Men & 8 Horses, Voiture 1543 will have The Kansas Merci Boxcar & Museum open for tours in Veterans Park. They will have uniforms & equipment from WW1 to the present day.