HONOR A VETERAN ON THE ARIZONA MEMORIAL AT PEARL HARBOR DEC.7th, 2013
Bearden High School NJROTC
Has been selected as an Ambassador from the great State of Tennessee to represent our state at the 2013 Pearl Harbor Memorial Parade. 2013 marks the 72nd Anniversary of the Attack on Pearl Harbor, and the 50th Anniversary of the dedication of the Arizona Memorial. There were 8 battleships moored in Pearl Harbor at the time of the attack. The USS Tennessee was one of them. Our unit will represent the USS Tennessee and the veterans that gave their lives on the "day that will live in infamy"
DONATE $1 FOR EACH VETERAN YOU WISH TO HONOR
Please send checks with donations and the Veterans name to be Honored to: BHS NJROTC Pearl Harbor 8
8352 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN 37919
In honor or memory of a veteran. The NJROTC Cadets will release flower petals off the Arizona Memorial for each name . We will also list those names on our school website : www.beardenhs.knoxschools.org and a cadet will read the list on the Arizona Memorial the day of the release.
You can also contact Major Belinda Twohig at:
Donations will be accepted till November 1st, 2013. All donations help the cadets with their cost of the trip. To date the cadets have raised a little over $23,000. The cost of the trip is $70,000.