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2008 Veterans Day Program

Tuesday, November 11, 2:00 PM

Veterans Day Program

Tuesday, November 11, 2:00 PM

All Veterans Memorial at Pratt Airport

Master of Ceremonies---Jack Ewing

 

American Legion Riders Arrive

Presentation of Colors---American Legion

 

Flag Salute led by Jack Ewing

Invocation---John Hamm, Isabel Church of Christ

 

Star Spangled Banner---Skyline High School Band directed by Bob Bitter

 

Welcome and Introduction of Eric Nystrom, Mayor of Pratt---Jack Ewing

 

Recognition of Active Duty Military and National Guard---Mayor Nystrom

 

Recognition of All Veterans---Mayor Nystrom

 

America The Beautiful---Skyline K-6 Students directed by Jane Biles

 

Introductions by George Stevens, Ret. Command Sgt. Major

Lt. Col. Dave Schmidt

Major Sean Herbig

 

This Is America--- Sacred Heart Students directed by Marty Hopkins and Linda Loomis

 

Recognition and Tribute to National Guard---Vernon Chinn

 

America---Skyline High School Choir directed by Beth Novotny

 

21 Gun Salute---1st Battalion 161 Field Artillery Ks. Natl. Guard

 

TAPS---Mark Graber

 

Retrieval of Colors---American Legion

 

Closing Statements---Jack Ewing

 

American Legion Riders Depart

 

God Bless You, Our Troops, and God Bless America