Dedication

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Dedication Speakers and Participants


Pre-Ceremony

Unveiling the World War II Memorial postage stamp

JOHN E. POTTER, Postmaster General and Chief Executive Officer, United States Postal Service
JOHN F. WALSH, Vice Chairman, Board of Governors, United States Postal Service

Remarks

REPRESENTATIVE MARCY KAPTUR, Member of Congress


Official Ceremony

Invocation

ARCHBISHOP PHILIP M. HANNAN, World War II Chaplain

Welcome

GENERAL P. X. KELLEY, U.S. Marine Corps (ret.), Chairman, American Battle Monuments Commission

Remarks

TOM BROKAW, News Anchor and Author

TOM HANKS, National Spokesman, World War II Memorial Campaign

FREDERICK W. SMITH, National Co-Chairman, World War II Memorial Campaign

SENATOR BOB DOLE, National Chairman, World War II Memorial Campaign

Presentation of the World War II Memorial to the Nation

General P. X. Kelley

Remarks

GEORGE W. BUSH, President of the United States

Benediction

DR. BARRY C. BLACK, Chaplain of the United States Senate











 


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