17 2016

50th Annual Mickey Marcus Memorial Service

10:00AM - 12:00PM  

US Military Academy at West Point - Chapel

Contact Donna Parker

The American Veterans of Israel Legacy Corporation in conjunction with the Consulate General of Israel in New York invite the public to attend the 50th Annual Mickey Marcus Memorial Service at the U.S. Military Academy, West Point Jewish Chapel on Sunday, April 17th.
The program will start at 10am with a coffee hour in the Chapel Social Hall.  At 11am  there will be a memorial service in the USMA Jewish Chapel led by Chaplains and choir.  Musical renditions will be sung by the West Point Jewish Chapel Cadet Choir, SAR High School Choir and the Shapiro Family Choir.
The program will conclude at the USMA Military Cemetery honoring Colonel David "Mickey" Marcus among 41 American and Canadian volunteers that gave their lives during Israel's War of Independence with Kaddish and wreath-laying ceremony.