Dublin VA hosts Memorial Day program

Dublin VA hosts Memorial Day program

DUBLIN, GA (WALB) - The Dublin Veterans Administration Medical Center will host a Memorial Day program to give recognition and remembrance to people who defended the nation, but never came home.

The annual event will take place in the Carl Vinson VA Medical Center's Auditorium on Sunday, May 27 at 2 p.m.

The guest speaker will be Air Force Colonel Lyle K. Drew, the commander of the 78th Air Base Wing, Robins Air Force Base, in Warner Robins.

He serves as the installation commander supporting the base's 36 units, including a major command, an air logistics complex, and three wings on the 6,935-acre installation.

Drew leads more than 3,600 people in a communications directorate, operations support squadron, a comptroller squadron, and 13 wing staff agencies.

The Memorial Day event is open to the public.

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