May 23, 2004
The American Legion Band is proud to have been
the first participant to perform in the beautiful new Nichols
Auditorium at the
Liberty Memorial. The occasion was a ceremony to honor 58
Korean War Veterans in a State of Missouri Medal Ceremony.
Guest Speakers included:
Brigadier General Stephen Berkheiser, USMC
Missouri State Representative Paul LaVota
Brigadier General Wayne Pierson, Assistant
Division Commander of the 35th Infantry Division.
were especially honored to be present for one of our own
bandsmen, Bernie Raye, percussion, as he received his medal and
certificate as one of the honored Korean War Veterans.
The band performed several marches as well as
the Star Spangled Banner and other patriotic selections. Some of
the selections are linked below in Windows Media Player format,
although they are large files that are best suited to high-speed
Windows Media Player is one way to listen
these files. Use Windows Update to make sure your computer has
the most current version, or download it from
Reminder: these are
large audio files that will take considerable time to download
on a dialup connection.
DSL, or greater are recommended.
National Emblem 2.9 mb
Washington Post 2.5 mb
Double Eagle 2.5 mb
King Cotton 2.7 mb
Hands Across the
Sea 1.4 mb
God Bless America
March 09, 2009
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