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Memorial Mile at Waller Mill Park

Post Date:02/08/2019 8:39 AM
Memorial Mile 2019
Williamsburg Parks and Recreation would like to honor and remember the sacrifice of our fallen Fire, EMS, Law Enforcement and Military members by sharing their stories on Memorial Day weekend at Waller Mill Park from Saturday, May 25, 2019 – Monday, May 27, 2019 during park hours.

Remembrance signs will be displayed at Waller Mill Park. All are welcome to share their story and walk in honor of those who have passed in the line of duty.

Memorial Mile at Waller Mill Park
May 25 - 27, 2019


Remembering a Fallen Hero
If you would like to provide a fallen hero story, please submit the following information:

Contact Information
Please provide your name, contact phone #, contact email, relationship to person being remembered, fallen hero’s name, age (00/00/00-00/00/00), hometown and state and date of death.

The Person Being Remembered
The full name of the person you are honoring with their story. Police Department, Fire Department or Military branch (Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marine Corps, National Guard, Navy) and conflict served (Afghanistan and Iraq, September 11, Gulf War, Vietnam, Korea, WWII, WWI, Peacetime, other).

The Honoree’s Short Bio & Story
Provide us a bio with the above information that is short (100 words or less), and paints a picture of who the person was.

Photo
Please submit a photo along with your submission. Photos of person being honored in uniform are preferred by not necessary.

Submissions
Submit your story to parksandrecreation@williamsburgva.gov along with .jpg or .png photo. Information and photo can also be mailed to Quarterpath Recreation Center, 202 Quarterpath Road, Williamsburg VA 23185. Photos submitted by mail will not be returned.

Deadline
The deadline for submission is Monday, May 6, 2019.

Questions
Please contact Colleen Wilson at: (757) 259-3760 or cwilson@williamsburgva.gov

Waller Mill Park
901 Airport Road
Williamsburg, VA 23185

*$2.00 park vehicle entrance fee.
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