NEWS AND EVENTS
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2017 John Marshall Cadet Alumni Association Schedule of Events
Saturday November 11, 2017 - 12 PM...Our annual Veterans Day Observance and Ceremony will be held on Saturday November 11, 2017, honoring all Veterans, including the 76 John Marshall High School Cadets who proudly served our country and perished during WW1, WW2, Korea, and Vietnam. As brave young men, these former cadets gave the ultimate sacrifice and we shall never forget them. We also remember and give thanks to all the men and women who lost their lives in defense of our country, many were from John Marshall. The program will include music by the John Marshall Alumni Band, a wreath laying ceremony, a rifle salute, and taps. This outdoor event is open to the public and will be held at the Cadet War Memorial on the grounds of Hollywood Cemetery in Richmond, with convenient and free parking. Look for signs posted on the entrance road. In case of bad weather, an abbreviated ceremony will still be held! We look forward to seeing you at this annual ceremony beginning at Noon. Please arrive early!
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News From "Yesterday"
Our annual Memorial Day Ceremony was held on May 29, 2016 at the John Marshall Cadet War Memorial located in the Confederate Section of Hollywood Cemetery. Retired Navy Captain James Gray, an Annapolis Graduate, was the guest speaker. During the 25 years of his naval career, Captain Gray held many key positions including that of Commanding Officer of the USS Texas. As always, music was provided by the renowned John Marshall Alumni Band. The program included a Rifle Salute and the playing of Taps. See images below, click to enlarge!
News From "Yesteryear"