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June 5, 2019 - June 6, 2019
8:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Time Details:
Through the evening until midnight
Place of Meditation
200 SE Fourth Street
Abilene, KS 67410
Place of Meditation chapel at Eisenhower Presidential Library
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VFW Vigil into D-Day

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

At 8:30 p.m., members of VFW posts will gather at the Visitors Center for a procession to the Place of Meditation, the burial site of President Dwight D. Eisenhower, where they will stand vigil until midnight, marking the beginning of D-Day on the 75th anniversary of the Allied landings. The public is encouraged to stop by and pay their respects at the Place of Meditation on the campus of the Eisenhower Presidential Library in Abilene, Kansas.