BROWNSBURG | Hendricks County Flyer — Continuing with its annual tradition, the Brownsburg American Legion Post 331 is inviting the public to its Memorial Day service event.
This year’s event will be at 10 a.m. May 27 at the Brownsburg Cemetery, 190 East 56th St.
Details of the day include a prayer by Danny Nelson, chaplain of the Legion, guest speaker, patriotic music including taps and a 21 gun salute.
“It’s a memorial to our men and women who served this country and didn’t come home,” Dick Holmes, past commander of the 331 post, said. “That’s what it’s about.”
The Brownsburg High School band will be performing during the service.
Holmes said the whole ceremony will be over around 10:45 a.m.
This year’s guest speaker is Charles (Gene) E. Hostetter, Brownsburg town court judge for 22 years.
He’s also a Vietnam veteran and served in the U.S. Army.
He has been a resident of Brownsburg 39 years with an established law practice since 1976. Hostetter is married with four grown children.
The event is free and open to the public.
For more information on the Brownsburg American Legion Post 331, visit www.brownsburgpost331.org/.
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