The public is invited to attend an Armed Forces Day ceremony that will begin at 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 21 at O’Fallon Veterans Memorial Walk, 800 Belleau Creek Road. Free parking is available.
Armed Forces Day is dedicated to honoring the men and women serving in the five branches of the U.S. Military: the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines and Coast Guard. Col. Terri L. Chaney, support group commander of the 131st Bomb Wing, Missouri Air National Guard, will deliver the keynote address. Chaney deployed to Operation Northern Watch, Operation Southern Watch and Operation Enduring Freedom.
O’Fallon Veterans Memorial Walk is just off the I-70 overpass at the southeast corner of Belleau Creek Road and Veterans Memorial Parkway.