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Dothan set to host annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday

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DOTHAN, AL (WSFA) -

The Wiregrass Area's 8th annual Memorial Day Ceremony will be held at Sunset Memorial Park on Monday.

The ceremony will begin at 10 a.m. and will feature guest speaker Lt. Col. Marcus A Gengler. Dothan mayor Mike Schmitz will serve as the emcee and will lead the ceremony.

The event, which is held to honor the heroes of the U.S. Military and the sacrifices they made, will feature a flower laying ceremony, a 21-gun salute, live music, a complimentary picnic lunch and appearances by both the Fort Rucker Honor Guard and the Patriot Guard Riders.

This year's Field of Remembrance will feature crosses representing military lives lost with a special focus on Korean War Veterans.

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