Senator Juan Hinojosa Keynote Speaker at Memorial Day Event
State Senator Juan “Chuy” Hinojosa, a U.S. Marine Corps veteran of the Vietnam War, will serve as keynote speaker at a Memorial Day program, Monday May 28, at the Veterans War Memorial of Texas in McAllen, starting at 9 am.
The Veterans War Memorial of Texas is located at 29th St. & Galveston, just east of the McAllen Convention Center.
McAllen Mayor Richard F. Cortez will give the welcome address and vocalist Stephen Lopez will sing patriotic songs during the program. The roll call of our fallen Valley heroes who lost their lives in Iraq & Afghanistan will also be read.
The public is invited to attend this ceremony to honor and remember all our nation's fallen heroes. For further information or questions, Col. Frank Plummer is available at 956-631-2511 or Jan Hartzog can be reached at 956-605-3486.