York County Legislative Delegation Announces Keynote Speaker for “Wall that Heals” Dedication Event
Auditor General Eugene DePasquale to speak

HARRISBURG – Members of the York County House legislative delegation and Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1032, working cooperatively to bring the community together to honor the sacrifice of Vietnam War veterans, are pleased to announce that Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale will offer the keynote address during the dedication ceremony of the Vietnam Traveling Memorial Wall when it arrives in York.

DePasquale will join with York County legislators, community leaders, and veterans’ organizations to offer remarks on Thursday, May 5, beginning at 10 a.m. at the York Fairgrounds.

State Reps. Seth Grove (R-Dover), Kate Klunk (R-Hanover), Mike Regan (R-Dillsburg), Kristin Phillips-Hill (R-York Township), Stan Saylor (R-Red Lion), Kevin Schreiber (D-York) and Keith Gillespie (R-Hellam) issued the following statement regarding the event:

“We are pleased to announce that Auditor General Eugene DePasquale will join us in our efforts to recognize the service and sacrifice of local Vietnam War Veterans, including the 70 York County residents who made the ultimate sacrifice for their community and our country. The event which is scheduled for May 5-8, will include a traveling replica of the Vietnam Memorial Wall. While in York, the Wall will offer the community an opportunity to come together, reflect and honor those that bravely served our country. We look forward to the auditor general joining us for the dedication ceremony on May 5.”

York County Delegation
Pennsylvania House of Representatives

Media Contact: Eric Reath
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