JBLM Schedules Events for POW/MIA Remembrance Week

JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. – In support of the National POW/MIA Recognition Day, held September 19, JBLM has scheduled a week of events.

The 2014 POW/MIA Remembrance Week events begin Sept. 15 with a wreath-laying ceremony at 11 a.m. at Memorial Grove, JBLM McChord Field (Outside the Club at McChord).

Other scheduled events include:

Sept. 16: Motorcycle Ride departs Memorial Grove, JBLM McChord Field at 11:30 a.m. and concludes at  the Washington State Soldiers Home, Orting Wash.

Sept. 17-18: A 24-hour Memorial Run beginning at 8 a.m. at the McChord Field Track.

Sept. 19: The week-long events conclude with a National POW/MIA Recognition Day luncheon (RSVP required). For details, see the JBLM Community Calendar http://www.lewis-mcchord.army.mil/calendar.html .

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