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The Lake Minnetonka Chapter of the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution will honor veterans at its annual Veterans Day Salute to mark the 100th anniversary of World War I Armistice Day. The program will feature a performance by the Minnetonka Civic Orchestra, along with inspirational speakers including Bronze Star Medal recipient, U.S. Air Force Brigadier General Maureen Banavige and U.S. military historian, Dan Hartman. A Quilt of Valor will be presented to a Minnesota veteran touched by war.
Sunday, November 11, 2018
Music by Minnetonka Civic Orchestra Begins at 2:00 p.m.
Program Begins at 2:30 p.m.
Trinity Lutheran Church, 2060 County Road 6, Long Lake, MN
Veterans and Public of All Ages Welcome
No Charge for Admission
About the Speakers
U.S. Air Force Brigadier General Maureen Banavige was awarded the Bronze Star Medal for her actions during the Global War on Terrorism. She was commissioned in 1991 through the Air Force ROTC program at the Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Massachusetts and has served on active-duty in various logistics roles both overseas and stateside. She currently serves as Mobilization Assistant to the Commander, Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio.
Dan Hartman is a U.S. military historian who has taught college courses and seminars throughout the Minneapolis/St. Paul area. He holds a Master’s Degree in Political Science from Mankato State University and has personally visited many battlefields, both in the United States and abroad. Dan’s presentation will focus on WWI and the 100th anniversary of Armistice Day.