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October 12, 2019
9:30 AM
Place of Meditation
200 SE Fourth Street
Abilene, KS 67410
Leaders of the 1st Infantry Division honor Dwight D. Eisenhower on the Army's birthday, June 14.
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Presidential Wreath Laying Ceremony

Saturday, October 12, 2019

The Annual Wreath Laying Ceremony commemorating President Dwight Eisenhower's birthday (on October 14) is led by the 1st Infantry Division from Ft. Riley, Kansas, on behalf of the President of the United States. A procession will include a number of dignitaries. Visitors are encouraged to line the sidewalk from the Eisenhower Presidential Library building to the Place of Meditation for placement of the wreath at Eisenhower's final resting place.