Honoring Our Heroes
Past, Present, Future
Let’s Remember The Heroes & The Fallen of 9-11
Those who gave their lives in Battles Past & Present to Protect our Freedoms
The Words Penned by Our Founding Fathers in the Constitution & the Bill of Rights To establish Our Freedoms!
Join us on Saturday, September 10, 2011 9 AM Parade 10 AM -1 Pm at Park Plaza StageSan Marcos, TexasLive Music Featuring County Line Band& Local Performers
A Morning of Fun Filled Events including: Apple Pie Contest, Kids Cake Decorating Contest,“Are You Smarter then a Fifth Grader” Contest,Cake Walk & Much MoreCarl Jrs will be onsite to prepare great food for Lunch (Dutch Treat). Bring your lawn chairs and stay for the entire event! To Enter the Parade, Apple Pie & Cake Decorating Contests.
As a memorial of the tenth anniversary of 9-11, the San Marcos 912 Patriots will sponsor an event on Sat. September 10th , Honoring Our Heroes, Past, Present, Future. It will begin with a Parade at 9 A.M., followed by events at the Park Plaza Stage, San Marcos.
U.S. Army Command Sgt. Major Lawrence K. Wilson will be the Grand Marshall of the Parade and honored guest speaker.
Wilson has led combat troops throughout some of the most historic moments of Operation Iraqi Freedom. As the command sergeant major for 1st "Raider" Brigade, 4th Infantry Division, he saw his troops capture Saddam Hussein in December 2003.
His awards and decorations include the Defense Superior Service Medal, Legion of Merit, the Bronze Star Medal with valor and 1 oak leaf cluster, Meritorious Service Medal (3rd award), the Army Commendation Medal (8th award), the Army Achievement Medal (5th award), and numerous ribbons. CSM Wilson was inducted into the USAREUR Sergeant Morales Club in 1984 and is an honorary member of the Sergeant Audie Murphy Club.
This a non-political & non-partisan event Sponsored by the San Marcos 912 Patriots, a 501c3 organization.