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Higginsville State Veterans Cemetery Memorial Day Ceremony

May 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

The Higginsville State Veterans Cemetery will host a public Memorial Day Ceremony, May 27 starting at 1 p.m. The cemetery is located at 20109 Business Highway 13, Higginsville, Mo, 64037.

Originally called Decoration Day, Memorial Day was established as a day for Americans to honor those who were killed during the Civil War. It was not until after World War I that Memorial Day was expanded to honor those who have died in all American wars. Memorial Day was declared a national holiday in 1971 and was placed on the last Monday in May.

 

Details

Date:
May 27
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Organizer

Higginsville State Veterans Cemetery
Phone:
660-584-5252
Website:
https://mvc.dps.mo.gov/cemeteries/higginsville.php

Venue

Higginsville State Veterans Cemetery
20109 Business Hwy 13
Higginsville, MO 64037 United States
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Phone:
660-584-5252
Website:
https://mvc.dps.mo.gov/cemeteries/higginsville.php