2012 Congressional Guam Liberation Activities

Hafa Adai,

The Guam Society of America would like to invite you to attend two key annual Congressional Related events held in honor of our island’s Liberation during World War II.  The events are held in partnership with the Honorable Madeleine Z. Bordallo, Congresswoman from Guam and the Honorable Kilili C. Sablan, Congressman from the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands (CNMI), and the Guam Congressional Office Staff here in Washington, DC.  We hope that if you’re in the Washington, DC are that you’ll join us in celebrating and remembering the 68th Anniversary of the Liberation of Guam and the Battle for the Northern Marianas Islands.  The events are summarized below:

Wreath Laying Ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknowns, Arlington, National Cemetary, Arlington, Virgnia at 8:00 am, Tuesday, July 17, 2012.  Please click on the link for additional information:  2012 Wreath Laying Invitation

Congressional Reception, Cannon Caucus Room, Room 345, New Jersey Avenue & Independence Avenue SE, Washington, DC 20515, from 6:00pm to 9:00pm, Wednesday, July 18, 2012.  Come out for an evening of remembrance and celebration along with cultural performances and Chamorro cuisine.  Please click on the link for additional information:  2012_Liberation_Reception

Note that there is no entrance fee/cost for these events.