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American FlagsMemorial Day Service

Monday, May 27 @ 10:30 a.m.

Hemingford American Legion


Prelude: Colonel Bogey March by St. John’s Brass

Welcome: Mike Raben, Post 9

Presentation of Colors: American Legion Color Guard

Invocation: Dan Huss, Chaplain, Post 9

Pledge of Allegiance: Olivia Raben

National Anthem: The Star Spangled Banner by St. John’s Brass

Roll Call of Deceased Comrades: Kevin Horn, KCOW Radio

When Johnny Comes Marching Home: St. John’s Brass

Guest Speaker: Thomas Stull, USAF, Retired

Eternal Father, Strong to Save: St. John’s Brass

Benediction: Chaplain Huss

Yankee Doodle Dandy: St. John’s Brass


Ceremony at Memorial Park

Prayer: Chaplain Huss

Laying of the Wreath at the base of the flag: Jim Olson

Salute to Departed Comrades: Sgt at Arms

Taps: Carol Raben, Legion Auxiliary


No firing at the Hemingford Cemetery this year.


The Avenue of Flags will be on display along Box Butte and Niobrara Avenues in Hemingford from 7 am to 4 pm.