Event Sponsors

Tim & Brenda Holm 

Nancy Gugler, in honor of Wendell Gugler, 
10th Mountain Division
You Were Worth IT Foundation

On June 6, 2024, the world will mark the 80th anniversary of D-Day.

Help us commemorate this historic occasion at the Eisenhower Presidential Library and Museum in Abilene, Kansas, the boyhood home and final resting place of Dwight D. Eisenhower.
We are inviting all World War II veterans to join us in our goal to host the largest gathering of World War II veterans in the United States!

9 am: Meet a World War II Veteran
11 am: Remembrance Ceremony
2 pm: Veterans Panel

Featuring Members of the Ft. Riley/1st Infantry Division

Other events include:
• Free admission to the Eisenhower Presidential Museum
• Reenactors
• Hands On History Carts
• and more!
For more information, contact Lisa Kijowski, Ike's Soldiers Specialist, at 785-263-6771.

For information on Symphony at Sunset, the annual D-Day Commemoration Concert, click here.

Are you a WWII veteran interested in attending? 
                     Register below.


  Are you interested in volunteering?
           Click below to email us.