McLemore Detachment #324 Marine Corps League
Over 100 Years of Services since 1923
********* COMMUNITY INVITATION **********
Who: The McLemore Detachment Marine Corps League (www.McLemoreMarines.org) – The Marine and Veteran Community
What: Gravesite Memorial for United States Marine Corps Medal of Honor Recipient Lance Corporal Richard Anderson
LCpl Anderson was posthumously awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions while serving in the 3rd Recon Battalion in the Quang Sri Province of Vietnam in 1969.
When: Saturday, May 27th – service begins at 10 am (0930 gathering at Funeral Home Parking lot at the entrance to Forest Park Lawndale Cemetery and caravanning over to site (see map)
Where: Forest Park Lawndale Cemetery – 6900 Lawndale, Houston, Texas 77023 at LCpl Anderson’s gravesite. Look for a white tent.
Why: Prelude to Memorial Day Honors citywide. A special service by Marines for Marines and Veterans.
Andy Valadez, PR Officer
McLemore Marines/American Legion PR Officer 2nd Division Department of Texas American Legion