Veterans Day Ceremony scheduled at Veterans Memorial Park Nov. 11

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen

GONZALES - The Ascension Veterans Memorial Park Committee will host its annual Veterans Day Ceremony on Nov. 11 at 11 a.m. in the Park’s Amphitheater. 

Ascension Parish president Tommy Martinez will be the guest speaker. Music will be provided by the combined choir from East Ascension, St. Amant and Dutchtown.

Military honors will be presented by the St. Amant Navy JROTC and local Veteran organizations. There will also be an official unveiling of a new monument in the park to honor veterans.

The Ascension Veterans Memorial Park is located at 612 Irma Blvd., Gonzales, next to the Ascension Parish Library.  For more information,  Committee Chairman Tanya Whitney (225) 612-0805 or