Tuesday's placement of a plaque commemorating the Bataan Death March at the state Capitol's Wall of Honor will be preceded by a short 8 a.m. ceremony at the Brainerd National Guard Armory.
The Brainerd ceremony, expected to last 10 to 15 minutes, will feature the presentation of colors by the American Legion, the laying of a wreath and a rifle salute.
After the ceremony free bus transportation to the St. Paul ceremony will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Anyone interested in riding on the bus should call Charlie Extrand at 829-5338 or Maj. Jeff Turner at 828-2245.
The time for Tuesday's St. Paul ceremony has been changed to noon. Sen. Don Samuelson will preside at the ceremony and the Brainerd American Legion will present the colors.
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