Annual Korean War Armistice Day Remembrance Honoring Korean War Veterans on the 70th Armistice Day Anniversary
July 27, 2023 – 6 to 9 p.m.
Guests of Honor: All Korean War Veterans
Join us for the rare opportunity to meet and thank Korean War Veterans from our area.
Jacksonville Naval Museum USS Orleck DD-886 docked at 610 E. Bay Street Jacksonville, FL 32202 at the old shipyard Pier 1-ADA Accessible – Free parking. Reserved seating for Korean War Veterans.
Hear the stories of the USS Orleck DD-886 extraordinary engagements in the Korean War and a South Korean’s life before and after the War.
Reservations can be made and more information at WeCanBeHeroesFoundation.org. Reservations required to ensure seating.
Donations appreciated – Click here to donate to the Jacksonville Naval Museum.
Event includes a complimentary self-guided tour of USS Orleck topside and pilot house from 6 pm to 9 pm
for, reserved guests.
Families and Friends of Korean War Veterans: Please bring or arrange transportation for Korean War Veterans to be recognized at this event. Veterans and Veteran Organization: Please seek out Korean War Veterans to extend your gratitude to our heroes and drive them to this event to honor their service. Some Korean War Veterans do not drive downtown in the evening.
Attn: Korean War Veterans – If you need transportation assistance, please call 904 228-9325