Vigil to Commemorate Veterans Day

Cleared for release by Joint Staff Public Affairs

Nov 8, 10:00 am to Nov 9, 11:00 am
Korean War, Vietnam War and Carillon/Campanile WWII Memorials
Memorial Drive, KU

The KU ROTC programs will conduct a 24-hour Veterans Day Vigil at three on-campus war memorials. Two Cadets in dress uniform will stand guard at each memorial throughout the 24-hour period. The start of the vigil will be marked by a bugler playing Taps at top of the Campanile. Cadets will be stationed at the Korean War, Vietnam War and Carillon/Campanile WWII Memorials. As a note, the Memorial Union, Memorial Stadium and Memorial Drive were constructed as memorials to those serving in WWI.

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