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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