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Wednesday, March 26, 2014
San Jacinto Day Ceremony - April 21, 2014
This year's ceremony commemorating the Battle of San Jacinto will be held on San Jacinto Day, April 21, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at the foot of the San Jacinto Monument. The Principal Speaker will be Texas State Historian, Bill O'Neal, Ph.D. Ron Stone, Jr. will be the Master of Ceremonies. Rolling Thunder and the Texas Army will be present. The Deer Park High School Orchestra will perform. DRT and SRT Scholarship winners will be recognized. USS Texas Sailor award winners will be recognized. The public is invited. The DRT, SRT, and San Jacinto Descendants will lay wreaths to honor the soldiers who fought in the Battle of San Jacinto 178 years ago when Texas won her independence from Mexico. Please RSVP to San Jacinto Day Ceremony organizers to help them plan. 713-468-6771 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Texas History Page author, K K Searle, is a 7th generation Texan, a member of The Sons of the Republic of Texas, a Board member of the Washington-on-the-Brazos State Park Association, and is President of the Texas Heritage Society.
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