In honor of the Bicentennial of the War of 1812, The Washington State Society, U.S. Daughters of 1812 cordially invites you to attend the dedication of:
War of 1812 Bicentennial Monument
Veterans of the War of 1812 Who Died in Washington Territory
On Saturday, June 23, 2012, 10:30am
Washelli Veterans Cemetery, 11111 Aurora Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98133
The Unveiling Ceremony will begin at 10:30am at the Bell Tower in the Washelli Veterans Cemetery.
The ceremony includes presentation of colors, the national anthem, unveiling of the monument, bell ringing for each veteran, echo taps and a gun salute.
The Dedication Program will begin at 11:00am in the Evergreen Washelli Chapel
Guest Speaker will be Jerry Handfield, Washington State Archivist
A short slide show will follow about the veterans
Descendants of the veterans will be acknowledged
Reception with refreshments will follow the ceremony
Please RSVP to: Linda Rae Lind, Washington State President, U.S.D. 1812 at LRLind04@wavecable.com or (360) 830-4529
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