Veterans National Memorial Shrine to be rededicated Saturday

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (ADAMS) – Rededication Ceremonies are now set for May 25th at the Veterans National Memorial Shrine & Museum Fort Wayne, In. Rededication of the Veterans National Memorial Shrine & Museum will take place at 11 a.m. at 2122 O’Day Road,

According to Commander Greg Bedford “This has been a labor of love making the shrine shine. It is our honor to share this wonderful memorial and museum with this community and residents of Northeast Indiana.”

The Museum features over 2,000 artifacts from the Revolutionary War to America’s latest conflicts.

Featured speakers at the rededication will be Greg Bedford, Commander of the Memorial Shrine & Museum; Allen County Commissioner Nelson Peters; Mayor Tom Henry; State Senator Retired Tom Wyss.

Normal Hours are Mon-Fri 11-3 Sat-Sun 11-5.

Rededication Official Ceremony begins at 11 a.m.

Schedule:

Flag Raising

National Anthem – Tom Didier

Honor Guard Ceremony

Playing of Taps

Bagpiper Bruce Bickley – “Amazing Grace”

Speakers:

Welcome – Greg Bedford Commander

Allen County Commissioner – Nelson Peters

Mayor of For Wayne- Tom Henry

State Senator Retired -Tom Wyss

Refreshments following. Please enjoy the Veterans National Memorial

Shrine & Museum: The public is asked to bring lawn chairs, as seating is limited.

Open this Saturday until 4 p.m.