You are invited to Transylvania County’s Veterans Day Observance to honor all veterans on Thursday, November 11 at 11:00 AM in front of the museum (next to the Transylvania County Courthouse) at 21 East Main Street in Brevard.
The keynote speaker will be Ken Corn, a former Iraq War Correspondent, WLOS-TV photojournalist, and museum vice president.
The Transylvania County Honor Guard and Daughters of the American Revolution members will participate.
The new book The Forgotten War Remembered: Stories of Korean War Veterans in Their Own Words, a collection of area Korean War veterans’ personal stories will be launched. Some of the veterans will be available to sign their stories in the book after the ceremony.
The museum will be open for tours until 3:00 PM. Please join us to honor your veterans and all veterans—on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month.
Author Mike McCarty with Korean War Veteran Charles Holden at the Veterans History Museum. (Photo credit: WLOS Staff)