38th Annual National Peace Officers’ Memorial Service

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Date/Time
Date(s) - 15 May 2019
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location
United States Capitol

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019
38th Annual National Peace Officers’ Memorial Service
Sponsored by the Grand Lodge Fraternal Order of Police and the Grand Lodge Fraternal Order of Police Auxiliary. The Memorial Service will be held on the West Front of the United States Capitol in Washington, D.C.

The Service begins at 11:00 a.m. and is expected to run approximately 2 hours. Contact: Lou Cannon (lcannon@dc-fop.org) or Linda Hennie (lshennie@aol.com). The Wreath Laying Ceremony will be held immediately following the Memorial Service. Media inquiries: media.policememorialservice@gmail.com.

Honor Guards: If your agency’s team wishes to sign up for the Cordon and Colors Honor Guard, you need to submit the following specific information to lcannon@dc-fop.org: name, date of birth, SSN and agency of each member of the team. All information must be submitted no later than April 15, 2019, 1700 hours. Check in for Honor Guards will be at the Garfield Circle Entrance. Plan to be in position from 0830 hrs to around 1500 hrs when the service concludes. All Honor Guard Rifles must be rendered inert; i.e, bolt welded shut or barrel blocked so as to render it incapable of being fired on a permanent basis..

Please note: Service begins promptly at 11 a.m. //<a href="http://policeweek.org/schedule