Veterans Memorial Day

Franklin County History Museum
460 S Main Street
Rocky Mount, Virginia 24151

May 23, 2020




Join us to honor local casualities of all wars & military operations. Emphasis on the War Between the States which touched every household in the county. 1770s/1850s/1860s period dress. Rifle salute. Color Guard, Honor Guard. Assisted by War of 1812 organizations, Sons and Daughters of American Revolution, Sons of Confederate Veterans camps, United Daughters of the Confederacy chapters, Air Force JROTC cadets. Guest speaker. Show your patriotism by helping us honor those who lost life and limb in the cause of one freedom or the other. Rain or shine. Visit an 1860s living history encampment following the ceremony.