SANTA ROSA BEACH, Fla. (WJHG) - Memorial Day will be filled with many national and local ceremonies. Guests with the Historic Gulf Cemetery joined us in the studio to tell us more about their special ceremony.
It will be on Monday, May 27th at 10 a.m. The 105-year-old cemetery is located at 1466 S County Highway 393.
The 135 veterans interred in the cemetery will be honored in a service that will include a keynote speech by F-15 Pilot Lieutenant Colonel Scott Warner, U.S. Air Force (Ret.). Cloud 9 Orchestra will play patriotic music during the ceremony. There will be a military jet flyover during the national anthem and the Walton County Sheriff's Honor Guard will provide a ceremonial volley salute to the fallen. The ceremony will conclude with a "missing man" flyover formation performed with WWII aircraft by the Destin Warbirds.
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