Memorial Day Observances
National President Donald Larson will represent the FRA during Memorial Day ceremonies at Arlington National Cemetery Monday, May 29. FRA will join other national leaders in honoring the men and women who have died while serving their nation, by laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown. FRA Branches from the East Coast Region’s Central Liaison Committee are sponsoring a ceremony at the U.S. Navy Memorial on Memorial Day. Many FRA members will also participate in Memorial Day ceremonies all across the country, paying tribute to America’s fallen heroes.
On Saturday, May 27 and Sunday, May 28, shipmates from the D.C. area and members of the FRA Headquarters will staff an information booth at Rolling Thunder, the annual motorcycle tribute held at the nation’s Capital. The event was established to show the country and the world that Vietnam POWs and MIAs are not forgotten.
FRA NHQ will be closed on Monday, May 29, in observance of Memorial Day.