Annual
MAJOR  OCTAVIUS V. CATTO HONOR CEREMONY

Saturday, February 17, 2018 at 11am

O. V.  Catto Memorial
at the S.W. corner of City Hall


The Armed Services Council
Presents
THE MAJOR CATTO AWARDS CEREMONY AND LUNCHEON

The Major Octavius V. Catto Honor Cere­mony will begin at 11:00 am at a new location this year! We will meet at the new O.V. Catto Monument at the S.W. corner of City Hall at 11:00am for the wreath laying and honor volleys and taps.

Honoring the great black equal rights and military leader with a wreath-laying ceremony, all military units, period civilians, veterans and heritage groups are encouraged to participate. Colors, wreaths and music are encouraged. We will feature an unveiling of the restored battle flag of the 127th U.S.C.T. regiment, a Colored regiment raised with help from the Union League that trained at Camp William Penn. Following the ceremony, come back to the League for lunch.

Ceremony: 11:00 am • Lunch: 12:30 pm

Price: $35.00 inclusive with cash bar

RESERVATION DEADLINE WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 14.

We will not be taking any walk-ins the day of the event!

For reservations, please call 215-587-5565.

 

Information: Dr. Andy Waskie 215-204-5452 or awaskie@temple.edu