City Of San Leandro City Of San Leandro City of San Leandro
Public Information Office
City Hall
835 East 14th Street
San Leandro, CA 94577
Phone: 510.577.3351
Fax: 510.577.3340
http://www.sanleandro.org

11/6/2019

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
PRESS RELEASE CMO2019-11-6
Subject :

City of San Leandro and American Legion Post Invite Residents to Annual Flag Raising Ceremony in Honor of Veteran’s Day
Contact : Susan Criswell    510-577-6079
    scriswell@sanleandro.org

SAN LEANDRO, CA: The American Legion Post 117 and City of San Leandro invite residents to the Veteran’s Day Observance and 34th Annual Flag Raising Ceremony at the San Leandro Senior Community Center on Monday, November 11, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. Complimentary refreshments will be provided.

WHAT:          Veteran’s Day Observance 34th Annual Flag Raising Ceremony

WHEN:          Monday, November 11, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.

WHERE:        Senior Community Center, 13909 East 14th St., San Leandro, CA 94578

The observance and ceremony honors and thanks all military veterans who served in the United States Armed Forces. In the United States, Veteran’s Day honors all American veterans, living and dead. Post 117 legionnaires plan to honor a veteran who passed on to “Post Everlasting” with a special ceremony that includes the stacking of rifles, placement of an American Legion cap, and a flag raising ceremony.

For more information, contact Susan Criswell, Senior Services Supervisor at 510- 577-6079 or Steven Johnson, Commander, American Legion San Leandro Post 117 at 510-828-6762.



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