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Memorial Day 2013

Date: Monday, May 27, 2013
Time: 10:00am - 3:00pm
Location: Restland Memorial Park

Our keynote speaker will be - John Franklin Bagwell, U.S. Army

Army specalitst Bagwell will share his heroic story where he faced treacherous combat in Vietnam during the Tet Offensive.

He is the recipient of the Purple Heart, Bronze Star with "V" Device, Army Commendation Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, Sharpshooter Badge and Congressional Veteran Commendation.


Master of Ceremonies: Scott Murray, local television / radio host

Placement of wreath at the Victory Memorial by local area Gold Star Mothers


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This patriotic and festive event promises spectacular entertainment for the whole family.

Starting at 10:00am

Vintage helicopter, vehicle and equipment displays from World Wars I and II, the Korean War, Vietnam War and Desert Storm


Memorial Day Children's Parade

Beginning at Abbey Mausleum and walking to the Field of Honor

All children are invited to participate.  Registration begins at 11:30am

For more information contact Sandra at 972-470-5732 or

  • Display of more than 6,640 flags in memory of the brave lives lost in Operation Enduring Freedom, Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation New Dawn

 This free Memorial Day event, held in Restland Cemetery’s Field of Honor, is sponsored by the Greater Dallas Veterans Council and Restland Funeral Home and Cemetery. Restland Cemetery is located at 13005 Greenville Avenue.

 For more information about the Memorial Day service, call Restland at 972-238-7111

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