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Titusville Flag and Memorial Committee
Flag and Memorial Committee Mission Statement:
"To keep the American Flags flying on the Avenue of Flags, to promote patriotism, and to sponsor City patriotic events."
The Committee is comprised of representatives from veteran, fraternal, and civic organizations who share the same patriotic values. The Committee sponsors the annual Astronaut Memorial Ceremony and the Flag Day Ceremony on June 14, and supports the Veterans Memorial Ceremony and Memorial Day Ceremony, and other patriotic events sponsored by local groups and organizations.
2017-2018 Flag and Memorial Committee Membership
Chairman Al Therriault (Knights of Columbus and Civil Air Patrol) + Vice Chairman Dennis Jones (North Brevard Honor Guard) + Carrie Fuller (American Legion Unit #1 Auxiliary) + Tommy Northcutt ( American Legion Post #1) + Carol Pederson (Pilot Club of Titusville/Betsy Ross) + Debbie Petyk (Daughters of the American Revolution) + Barbara Rathborne ( Valiant Air Command) + Tom Patton (Disabled American Veterans and Veterans Memorial Foundation 109) + Karan Conklin (American Space Museum) + Sam Diblasioâ€Œ (Friends of the Cemetery)
Avenue of Flags
The Avenue of Flags is supported solely through community donations and fundraising activities. The money is used to keep the American Flags flying on U.S. Highway One from State Road 50 to Parrish Medical Center.
If you would like to make a contribution to the Avenue of Flags, please contact Gail Gilchrist at (321) 567-3846 or mail to the Flag and Memorial Committee, Attn.: Avenue of Flags, Post Office Box 2806, Titusville, Florida 32781-2806.
Veteran's Park Memorial Bricks
The Veteran's Park Memorial Brick program is supported solely through community donations and memorial brick purchases. Many citizens have placed memorial bricks in honor of friends and or relatives. You too can create a lasting memorial in honor of a family member, veteran, friend or anyone else. Please use this order form to have a brick placed in the memorial floor at Veteran's Park.
The Titusville Flag and Memorial Committee is comprised of civic, fraternal, and veteran organizations within our community. The members are responsible for fund raising activities to support the "Avenue of Flags" on U. S. Highway One and for the annual Astronaut Memorial Ceremony and Flag Day Ceremony.
For more information, please contact Staff Liaison Gail Gilchrist, 321-567-3846.
Calendar EventsAstronaut Memorial Ceremony
Saturday, January 25, 2020
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3rd Tuesday of the Month at 11:00 a.m.
Astronaut Memorial Ceremony (Read more)Titusville Flag & Memorial Committee
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
Flag & Memorial Committee meets on the third Tuesday of each Month at various locations. The meeting location is posted on each agenda. (Read more)Flag & Memorial Committee
Tuesday, December 17, 2019
Flag & Memorial Committee meets on the third Tuesday of each month at 11:00 a.m. at various locations. The meeting location is posted on each agenda. (Read more)View All Calendar Events...View All Minutes...