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MEMORIAL DAY CEREMONY AT INTREPID SEA, AIR & SPACE MUSEUM
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MEMORIAL DAY CEREMONY AT INTREPID SEA, AIR & SPACE MUSEUM
5/24/2013
 
From:          The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum

Contact:        Rubenstein Communications Inc., Public Relations


Nancy Haberman – 212-843-8021 / nhaberman@rubenstein.com
 
 
 

COVERAGE INVITED

MEMORIAL DAY CEREMONY AT INTREPID SEA, AIR & SPACE MUSEUM

Lieutenant General David H. Huntoon, Jr., Superintendent of the United States Military Academy at West Point, and Raymond W. Kelly, NYPD Commissioner, will join Susan Marenoff-Zausner, President of the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum at the Museum’s annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 27, from 11:00 AM – Noon at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, located at Pier 86 (46th Street and 12th Avenue), Manhattan. 

U.S. Navy Sailors, Members of the Intrepid Former Crew Members Association and veterans from around the tri-state area will attend the event, and participate in the unfurling of a 100-foot American Flag as part of the ceremony.  The formal program will also include a the singing of the National Anthem by American Idol contestant Ayla Brown, a traditional wreath laying into the Hudson River, the playing of Taps and a 3-volley rifle salute. 

Media riser and multbox available for program. Photo op on pier from multiple elevations.

 

DATE:          Monday, May 27

TIME:           11:00 AM – Noon

PLACE:        Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum
                      Pier 86 (46th Street and 12th Avenue)
                      Manhattan

 

 
 
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