The Military Order of the Purple Heart Department of Texas will proclaim Dallas–Fort Worth National Cemetery the " First Purple Heart VA Cemetery in the USA" - this ceremony will be held on
Saturday - 11 Sept, 2021 at 1:00PM - The 20th Anniversary of 9-11
The purpose is to honor those who serve in the military, veterans, those who have served in combat, and their families who are buried at the cemetery. To personally thank those who tend to the service members who are buried here. We would love to have other service members, Veterans Service Organizations, Patriotic Rider Groups and especially Purple Heart Recipients attend this event. All public are welcomed who support our combat wounded!!!
Saturday - 11 Sept, 2021 at 1:00PM.
Dallas–Fort Worth National Cemetery located at 2000 Mountain Creek Pkwy, Dallas, TX 75211 In the Memorial Walk Way area.
Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery is the sixth national cemetery in Texas and the 118th in the national cemetery system. Currently, more than 1.5 million veterans live in the state of Texas and approximately 460,000 reside in the cemetery's service area. When fully developed, the cemetery will serve as a final resting place for more than 280,000 eligible veterans and dependents. The cemetery features a memorial walkway lined with more than 50 memorials that honor America’s veterans, donated by various organizations, most commemorating events and troops of the 20th century wars.