October 25, 2019
National Day of Remembrance
Oak Ridge, TN
2019 marks the 11th anniversary of Cold War Patriots’ National Day of Remembrance™… and as a Y-12, X-10/ORNL, K-25 Worker you’re invited to help us recognize our living legends and remember the fallen heroes.
Join Cold War Patriots, the Cancer Support Community of East Tennessee & Mobile Meals at the 11th Annual Cold War Patriots National Day of Remembrance™ Celebration.
New Hope Center at
Y-12 National Security Complex
602 Scarboro Rd.
Oak Ridge, TN
9:30 AM – 10:00 AM
Registration and signing of the Cold War Patriots Official National Day of Remembrance™ banner, which will be hung in the local PCM office as a reminder of the workers for whom the organization advocates.
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Program, featuring remarks by the U.S. DOL Ombudsman’s Office and Resource Center, state and local dignitaries, and active members of the community; the posting of the colors; Pledge of Allegiance; invocation; and a video from Cold War Patriots.
Living Legends Pinning Ceremony, where each attendee will receive a commemorative pin. There is also a moving candle lighting ceremony where the names of the fallen Cold War Patriots heroes will be read. A local performer will sing a patriotic song as part of this remembrance.
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Lunch and Worker Reunion Hour
No amount of recognition is adequate to express our nation’s gratitude for the work and sacrifice you have made. This year, as a special means of recognition to all of those who protected our nation, we will be distributing a commemorative Cold War Patriots lapel pin during the ceremony. This custom pin recognizes the living legends and fallen heroes whose extraordinary work will never be forgotten. We hope you will wear your pin proudly.
Pick up your pin at the Cold War Patriots National Day of Remembrance™ event.