The Racine Veterans Day Program will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Memorial Hall, 72 7th St.
The ceremony will feature the posting of the colors, students from area choirs singing, keynote speakers, and taps while remembering those who have given the greatest sacrifice in serving our country.
The Racine Area Veterans Inc., a nonprofit group represented by 14 delegates from 14 different veterans groups, organized the event.
They are:
  • 82nd Airborne Association
  • American Legion Post 310
  • American Legion Post 546
  • Amvets Post 120
  • Disabled Veterans Chapter 9
  • Korean War Veterans Chapter 227
  • Marine Corps League #346
  • Navy Club Ship 60
  • Reserve Officers Association Chapter 29
  • Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1391
  • Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9948
  • Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 10301
  • Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 767

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