Pittenger to particpate in Veterans Day weekend events
Nov 8, 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 8, 2013
CONGRESSMAN PITTENGER TO PARTICIPATE IN TWO VETERANS DAY WEEKEND EVENTS
CHARLOTTE – Congressman Robert Pittenger (NC-09) will participate in Saturday’s dedication of the North Carolina Korean War Veterans Memorial in Mint Hill, followed by the “US Airways Salute to Veterans Parade” in Uptown Charlotte.
“America’s brave veterans are our true superheroes, the ones our children should emulate and admire,” said Congressman Pittenger. “This weekend, I encourage all Americans to pay tribute to our veterans, who risked their lives to defend our freedom and way of life.”
The North Carolina Korean War Veterans Memorial will be dedicated at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, November 9, at the Mint Hill Veterans Memorial Park (8850 Fairview Rd. in Mint Hill).
The “US Airways Salute to Veterans Parade” begins at 11 a.m. Saturday on Tryon St. at 11th St. in Uptown Charlotte, traveling through Uptown before ending on Tryon St. at Stonewall St.
Congressman Pittenger’s office has helped hundreds of veterans cut through red tape entangling their veterans benefits. If you or someone you know needs assistance, please call Congressman Pittenger’s Charlotte office at 704-362-1060.