WW II Memorial: Oregon House GOP to honor greatest generation


Oregon House Republican Office

Salem, OR — Members of the House Republican Caucus will attend today’s dedication ceremony of the Oregon World War II Memorial to honor the nation’s Greatest Generation and mark the 70th anniversary of the D-Day invasion at Normandy.

Today’s dedication will include several vintage military aircraft flyovers, remarks from veterans and state officials and a ceremonial transfer of the memorial from the World War II Memorial Foundation to the state of Oregon.

Friday, June 6, 2014

WHO:   House Republican Leader Mike McLane (R-Powell Butte)

Deputy House Republican Leader John Davis (R-Wilsonville)

Representative Gene Whisnant (R-Sunriver)

Representative Jason Conger (R-Bend)

Representative Sal Esquivel (R-Medford)

Representative Vic Gilliam (R-Silverton)

Representative Andy Olson (R-Albany)

Representative Julie Parrish (R-Tualatin/West Linn)

Representative Dennis Richardson (R-Central Point)

Representative Kim Thatcher (R-Keizer)

WHAT:   Dedication of Oregon World War II Memorial

WHEN:   1:30 p.m.

WHERE:  Grounds of State Capitol – Wilson Park

Corner of Court and Cottage Streets

Salem, OR

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  • Bob Clark

    If you want to get a revolting sense of why war is real hell, I think you get a glimpse watching the Normandy Beach Invasion rendition provided in the early portions of the movie “Saving Private Ryan.”

    • .

      Write on – and why we shall never forget the situation…lest we be conDEM’d to repeat it, in concert with an Obamation in cahoots with a new whorled orgy.

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