|Chandler to dedicate Veterans Memorial on May 30|
Memorial Day, Monday, May 30, will be extra special this year as the community comes together at 8 a.m. to dedicate the first phase of Chandler’s Field of Honor Veterans Memorial located on the northeast corner of Chandler Heights and Lindsay roads. Area veterans and residents are encouraged to attend.
“This permanent memorial honors the dedication and love of country shown by all those patriots from the Southeast Valley who have served in the armed forces,” Mayor Jay Tibshraeny said. “It is a place where individuals, families and groups of various sizes can express their love and appreciation for our veterans.”
The dedication ceremony will include remarks by Mayor Jay Tibshraeny, music by the Chandler Fire, Health & Medical Department Pipes & Drums Corps, Posting of Colors by the Gila River Pee Posh Veterans Association and Pledge of Allegiance by retired Lt. Colonel David Althoff, a Chandler resident and pilot who served in Korea, J