Spotlight On: Britain and the Normandy InvasionApril 3, 2019
D-Day Pittsburgh 75 ExhibitApril 3, 2019
June 6, 2019 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum
4141 Fifth Ave
What: D-Day Pittsburgh 75 Commemoration
When: June 6th, 2019, Ceremony: 9:30AM
Who: Partnership: Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum AND Pittsburgh Chapter of Pets for Vets at Animal Friends
Where: Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hall & Museum Front Patio (Inclement Weather: Auditorium)
Ceremony will include the following:
- Color Guard, National Anthem and Invocation
- Curator, Michael Kraus will speak about the importance of D-Day and highlight the story of John Pinder who received the Medal of Honor on D-Day. The medal is now a part of the collection at Soldiers & Sailors. We will be honored to have members of the Pinder family in attendance.
- Recognition of Glenn Kempf, D-Day veteran who helped set-up the first hospital on Omaha Beach.
- Proclamations to be read by County Executive Rich Fitzgerald and Mayor William Peduto
For more information contact Tim Neff, VP/Director of Museum and Education, firstname.lastname@example.org or Eric Stieglitz, Pets for Vets Coordinator, email@example.com