MEDIA ADVISORY: Dedication Ceremony for Nevada Veterans Memorial, A National Tribute Honoring Our Nation's Veteran's


Contact

Mari N. St. Martin
Communications Director
(775) 684-5670
CARSON CITY, NV - May 26, 2016

Governor Brian Sandoval and the Las Vegas Veterans Memorial Foundation will host a dedication ceremony for the Las Vegas Veterans Memorial - A National Tribute on Friday, May 27, 2016 at 9 a.m. at the memorial site, 555 East Washington Avenue, Las Vegas, NV. The public and the media are invited to attend.

WHO:

Gov. Brian Sandoval, members of the Las Vegas Veterans Memorial Foundation

WHEN:

9:00 AM, Friday, May 27, 2016

WHERE:

555 East Washington Ave., Las Vegas, NV 89101

“I am proud that the Las Vegas Veterans Memorial Foundation has chosen to partner with the State of Nevada to honor and remember all who have served our nation through the establishment of this world-class memorial.” said Governor Brian Sandoval.

The Nevada Veterans Memorial is a national monument recognizing the service and sacrifice of American veterans and their families. The two-acre memorial and park features 18 larger-than-life statues, from the Revolutionary War to the Global War on Terror. All materials and costs associated with construction of the memorial were donated by local companies or paid for by the Las Vegas Veterans Memorial Foundation, a tax-exempt 501 (c) (3) nonprofit organization and American Shooters, Inc., a veteran operated business in Las Vegas, Nevada. The Foundation has partnered with the State of Nevada which is providing both a location and the support necessary for its successful completion.

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Office of the Governor . 101 North Carson Street . Carson City, NV 89701 . (775) 684-5670
Grant Sawyer State BUilding . 555 East Washington St., Suite 5100 . Las Vegas, NV 89101 . (702) 486-2500