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The Thomas Jefferson High School JROTC Veteran's Day Ceremony

Thomas Jefferson High School JROTC Veteran's Day Ceremony

Thomas Jefferson High School JROTC Veteran's Day Ceremony
Photo Credit: LTC(R) Tracy E. Chavis

  • Posted on Nov 17th, 2021
  • Story by: LTC(R) Tracy E. Chavis
  • 5th Brigade
    Veterans Day

The Thomas Jefferson High School JROTC Cadets of San Antonio, TX hosted their annual school and community Veteran's Day Ceremony on 11 November. Their guest speaker was Air Force Brigadier General Caroline Miller, Commander, 502d Air Base Wing and Joint Base San Antonio, Texas. The ceremony consisted of: open remarks by the C/LTC Star Lumbreras & C/MAJ Jacob Mejia; moment of silence; Colors Raised and Playing of the National Anthem by a Violinist and Base player from the school's Orchestra Department; Armed Forces Salute with all the service flags and the POW/MIA flag, explanation of each flag read by C/CPT Sky Lumbreras; laying of wreath; all the school's Veterans were recognized; Poem Reading by C/PFC Brianna Reyes; POW/MIA Ceremony; Guest Speaker; closing remarks and gift given to guest speaker by SAI; Benediction given by C/1LT Jazlyn Morales; and Taps were played by two Buglers from the school's Band. All faculty and staff and student body attended.


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Thomas Jefferson High School JROTC Veteran's Day Ceremony
Thomas Jefferson High School JROTC Veteran's Day Ceremony
Thomas Jefferson High School JROTC Veteran's Day Ceremony
Thomas Jefferson High School JROTC Veteran's Day Ceremony
Thomas Jefferson High School JROTC Veteran's Day Ceremony
Thomas Jefferson High School JROTC Veteran's Day Ceremony
Thomas Jefferson High School JROTC Veteran's Day Ceremony
Thomas Jefferson High School JROTC Veteran's Day Ceremony
Thomas Jefferson High School JROTC Veteran's Day Ceremony
Thomas Jefferson High School JROTC Veteran's Day Ceremony
Thomas Jefferson High School JROTC Veteran's Day Ceremony
Thomas Jefferson High School JROTC Veteran's Day Ceremony