Honoring the Military in Granville


There are many opportunities to honor those that served in the military in Granville.  Here are some that you can attend this year.  Keep checking back for updated events:

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The Town of Butner will be celebrating their 75th Anniversary of  Camp Butner  on Friday, September 22nd and Saturday, September 23rd .  Events will include an USO Dinner and Show, a ceremony honoring Camp Butner, Parade on Central Avenue,  Reenactment with German and American military camps Exhibits & Historical Tour. Check out http://www.butnernc.org/events  for more information about the event.


2nd Annual Military History Show will take place on October 28th from 10 am to 4 pm.  The day will feature various military displays from Revolutionary, World War II, Vietnam wars and more.  Displays will include uniforms, equipment, weapons, vehicles and other military historical articles.  Activities will be at the Henderson-Oxford Airport located on 6514 Airport Road in Oxford.  Admission is free and open to the public and vendor spaces are available.  For more information, contact Harry Coombs at 919-691-7697 or email at harry4th@centruylink.net.  

vet Veteran's Day Parade will take place on Sunday, November 5th at 3 pm in downtown Oxford.  This year not only will our Veterans be honored, but the Fire Service, Law Enforcement, Emergency Management and First Responders will be honored.  This will be a day to honor our local HEROES. For more information, log onto http://www.oxfordnc.org/



veteranThe Military Holiday Committee invites you to attend the annual Veterans Day Ceremony in Butner. The Ceremony will be Saturday, November 11th at 11:00 a.m. at the Sports Arena located on 416 24th Street . Stay tuned to http://www.butnernc.org/ for more information.