Veterans Day 2007

Washington, D.C.


The MRFA and 9th Infantry Division will be placing wreaths at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C. on Veterans Day, Sunday, November 11, 2007. We will be gathering at the steps of the Lincoln Memorial at 8:30 A.M. on the 11th, and proceed to the Wall at 9:00 A.M.

Additionally, on Saturday, November 10th, at 1:00 P.M., the MRFA and 9th Infantry Division will be placing a wreath at the Navy Memorial. The U.S. Navy Memorial & Naval Heritage Center is located at 701 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W. Washington, D.C. We will have an Honor Guard, a bugler and a number of speakers, both the Army and Navy.

We have blocked 40 rooms at the Hilton Garden Inn Arlington/Courthouse Plaza in Arlington, Virginia for November 8th – 12th. Room rates are $119.00 (plus tax) per night. For reservations call 1-703-528-4444 and refer to our group name “MRFA”. Reservations may also be made on-line @ be sure to enter the on-line reservation code “MRFA”. Reservations under these group codes must be made before the cut off date of October 17, 2007, so make your reservations soon.

A Hospitality Room will be available on November 9th and 10th.

The Hilton Garden Inn Arlington/Courthouse Plaza is located at 1333 North Courthouse Road, Arlington, VA 22201.

Hotel Parking: Self Parking: $10.00 – Fee effective 1/1/07
In/Out Privileges: Available
Secured: Available
Covered: Available
Parking Information: $10 charge effective 1/1/07 – 6′ clearance

We look forward to seeing you in D.C. Come join us as we honor our fallen Brothers on Veterans Day 2007. For more information you may contact Board Member Bob (Doc) Pries at 9702 Friar Tuck Drive, West Chester, OH 45069. Phone: (513)755-1223 or email: