Veterans Day program scheduled at O’Fallon Monument for November 12

O’FALLON – The City of O’Fallon will hold its annual Veterans Day Program on Monday, November 12 at the O’Fallon Veterans’ Monument, located at 737 East Wesley Drive, O’Fallon. 

The guest speaker will be Major General John C Flourney Jr, Chief of Staff, US TRANSCOM. 

Participants will include the O’Fallon District 90 & St Clare School Fifth Grade Music programs; OTHS AFJ ROTC; VFW Post 805; Miss O’Fallon Adriana Scagliarini; Miss Kat Rubush; Chaplain Anthony Angell, USAF, 375 AMW/HC, the USAF Honor Guard Rifle Team, among many others. 

During the ceremony, the names of 27 newly-inscribed veterans will be introduced.  

The program will commence at 11 a.m. Patriotic music selections will begin at approximately 10:40 a.m. Veterans are encouraged to wear their medals and decorations that day.  

Please bring your own lawn chairs & drinks. 

In case of inclement weather, the ceremony will be held at The First Baptist Church of O’Fallon, 1111 East Highway 50, O’Fallon.   

Attendees should give themselves a little extra time to arrive, as there will be some traffic redirection that day.  Handicapped parking will be available at and near The Monument.