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The Daily Register - Harrisburg, IL
  • Harrisburg, Eldorado Veterans Day services

  • Harrisburg and Eldorado will honor veterans on Veterans Day at the traditional hour of 11 a.m.
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  • Harrisburg and Eldorado will honor veterans on Veterans Day at the traditional hour of 11 a.m.
    Harrisburg’s Veterans Day program is 11 a.m. at George Hart American Legion Post No. 167 (600 E. Logan St.), Harrisburg.
    State's Attorney Michael Henshaw is the guest speaker.
    Eldorado’s service begins with a 10:30 a.m. assembly of the joint color guard for a parade up Locust Street to the Old City Hall Veterans Memorial.
    Wreaths will be placed by VFW Post 3479, American Legion Post 169, VFW Auxiliary Unit 3479, American Legion Unit 169, VFW Mens Auxiliary 3479, SAL Squadron 169 and Michael Hillegas Daughters of the American Revolution.
    There will be a 21 Gun Salute to fallen comrades by the Joint Honor Guard Firing Squad and Veterans Day address by former Marine Timothy Sears.
    There will be a dinner for members and guests at the American Legion following as well as the Auxiliary Veterans Day Auction.
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