Eastern Oklahoma VA Health Care System
Fort Gibson National Cemetery - Memorial Day
The public is invited to Fort Gibson National Cemetery’s Memorial Day Ceremony on May 28 at 2 pm.
The keynote address will be given by Rep. Markwayne Mullin, District 2. Other speakers include Mark Morgan, Director, Eastern Oklahoma VA Health Care System; William Rhoades, Director, Fort Gibson/Fort Sill National Cemeteries; Patrick Burk, Supervisory Claims Examiner, Muskogee VA Regional Office; State Rep. George Faught, District 14; State Sen. Dewayne Pemberton, District 9; and State Rep. Avery Frix, District 13.
Special music will be provided by the 395th Army Band Brass Quintet, and the Hilldale Trio consisting of Alaina Edwards, Hailey Huggins and Mattie Hurlburt, will sing the national anthem. The Fort Gibson Police Department’s Explorer Post 0911 will present and retire the colors, and the Tinker Air Force Base Honor Guard will perform the rifle volley.
Fort Gibson National Cemetery is located at 1423 Cemetery Rd. in Ft. Gibson.