Lest We Forget - African American Military History by Researcher, 
					Author and Veteran Bennie McRae, Jr.

79th Annual Woodlawn Memorial Day Association Services

The Historic Woodlawn Cemetery
Toledo, Ohio

May 26, 2008

Veterans Memorial
The Historic Woodlawn Cemetery
Toledo, Ohio

Chaplain Clark Morgan and Frederick Douglass, portrayed by Michael Crutcher

Private Lee Randles, Chaplain Clark Morgan and Lieutenant Mike Esslinger, Company C, 5th USCT

Bennie McRae, representing Company C, 5th USCT, places a flower on the wreath.


PROGRAM
(Also click on thumbnails above)

10:00 A.M. May 26, 2008

NATIONAL ANTHEM
Sung by Kimesha Williams

INVOCATION - Chaplain Clark Morgan
5th U.S.C.T. Company "C"

PLACING OF THE WREATH AT THE MONUMENT BY GRAND
MARSHALL: Mike Crutcher
5th U.S.C.T. Company "C"

PLACING OF FLOWERS IN WREATH BY UNITS

5th U.S.C.T. Company "C" - Bennie McRae, Jr.

KOREAN WAR VETERANS - Edward A. Auerbach

180th FIGHTER WING - 'to be announced'

VERNON MCCUNE AMERICAN LEGION - Mike Fortunato

VERNON MCCUNE AM. LEGION AUXILIARY - Betty Fortunato

CIVIL AIR PATROL, 180th Comp. Squadron - Dawn Zavala

D.A.V. - Ed Vincent

SPEAKER OF DAY - FREDERICK DOUGLASS
As portrayed by Michael Crutcher, 5th U.S.C.T. Company "C"

Color Guard - 5th U.S.C.T.

Taps

BENEDICTION - Chaplain Clark Morgan
5th U.S.C.T. Company "C"


"We have had countless speakers over the years, but I am sure that Frederick Douglass’ speech will remain as the only one remembered, and kept close to the heart. We will not forget…God Bless." Dave Bachli, Treasurer, Woodlawn Memorial Day Association

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