VETERANS DAY 2009
On Wednesday, November 11, 2009, American Legion Post 16 hosted a Veterans Day Celebration at the Veterans Memorial Plaza located at the St. Tammany Parish Justice Center in Covington, LA. Some of the distinguished guest were: Archbishop Philip Hannan, Parish President Kevin Davis, Covington
Mayor Candance Watkins, Covington City Police Captain Richard Palmisano, 40&8 Grande Chef de Gare de la Louisianne Monsieur
Terry Sharp and Louisiana Army National Guard SFC Richard McSaddin. A Patriotic Musical Tribute was given
by Woodlake Elementary (Ms. Stomp’s 3rd Graders).
the Veterans Day Celebration the Post 16 Honor Guard held a prayer ceremony at the gravesite of our American Legion Post 16
namesake, Robert H. Burns at Covington No. 1 Cemetery.
to all who made this Veterans Day Celebration a huge success.
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