JCMO Veterans Day Events
Story by Megan Whitehead | Nov 10, 2016
Veterans Day Concert at the Capitol
From 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., come together with the Jefferson City community to celebrate and honor our veterans.
Veterans Tribute at Freedom Corner
The Jefferson City East Side Business Association wants to celebrate our veterans with Jefferson City at the intersection of High and McCarty at Village Square.
Welcome: Jerome Offord, President, East Side Business Association
National Anthem: Calvary Lutheran High School Quintet
Pledge of Allegiance: Students of Immaculate Conception Catholic School, East Elementary School and Lewis & Clark Middle School
Student Tributes For: The USA: Students of Immaculate Conception Catholic School 8th Grade Leadership Group; Wounded Warriors: Students of Lewis & Clark Middle School; Veterans: Students of East Elementary School; POW/MIA: Students of Immaculate Conception
Keynote Speakers: Past Veteran: Jeremy Amick; Present Veteran: Jake Vogel; Future Veteran: Lincoln University ROTC
Service Medley: Helias Catholic High School Marching Band
21 Gun Salute: Lincoln University ROTC Honor Guard
Fallen Comrades Salute–Taps: Piper Stow & Tim Campbell, Jefferson City High School Marching Band
God Bless the USA: Nichole Slusser, Missouri Veterans of Foreign Wars
Closing: Jerome Offord, President, East Side Business Association
Veterans Day @ Capitol Rotunda
Veterans Day services will be held in the Capitol Rotunda by the Jefferson City Veterans Council at 11:00 a.m. Their guest speaker will be Warren Krech.
National Cemetery Service
Join the JCVC at 911 E. Miller Street at 10:30 a.m. Speaker Maj. Gen. Henry W. Stratman will honor our vets along with a two-bell memorial for those who served from May 2013 to May 2014.
Jefferson Bank’s Salute to Vets
Continue honoring and celebrating our veterans with Jefferson Bank at 3 p.m. at the Capitol Rotunda.