Congressional Wreath Laying Ceremony

UPDATED:  Thursday, July 14th, 8:00AM -Tomb of the Unknown Soldiers, Arlington National Cemetery, Washington, D.C.

Congresswoman Madeleine Z. Bordallo, the U.S. Congressional Delegate for Guam along with Congressman Gregorio Kilili Sablan, the U.S. Congressional Delegate from the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands, will be joined by distinguished guest, the Honorable Eddie Baza Calvo, Governor of Guam, to lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldiers at Arlington National Cemetery in honor of the lives lost during the liberation of Guam by the 3rd Marine Division and 77th Infantry Division in 1944.  The event also serves as a reminder of all the sacrifices of the Chamorro people who suffered greatly during the island of Guam’s occupation by Japan in World War II.

All Guam Society Members are invited to attend this event as part of the 67th Anniversary of the Liberation of Guam.  Please share with friends and other colleagues as well.  The flyer for the event is provided at the link below.  If you plan to attend, please print it out and place it on your dashboard to get access to Arlington National Cemetery.

 Liberation Day Wreath Laying Invitation 2011