Bedford’s Memorial Day ceremony now a virtual event due to potential severe weather

Published: May. 28, 2023 at 7:16 PM EDT
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BEDFORD, Va. (WDBJ) - The National D-Day Memorial Foundation has cancelled Monday’s annual in-person Memorial Day ceremony in Bedford on the outdoor plaza.

Because of the potential for severe weather, the Memorial Day commemoration ceremony will now be a livestream event.

D-Day Society members, sponsors or anyone who purchased bricks for dedication and RSVPed to the in-person event should check their email.

The livestream event will feature keynote speaker Rear Adm. Michael J. Steffen and Lt. Governor Winsome Earle-Sears.

A link for the livestream can be found here.