Base Cleveland Veteran News

24 May 2017

Thank You Veterans

Prepared and distributed monthly to Veterans and supporters of those who served 

Special Events

  • Lakeview Cemetery Memorial Day Ceremony

Festivities begin at 10:30 AM Monday, May 29, 2017 at the Garfield Memorial and includes a spirited parade, a rousing keynote speech and a Sousa band concert.  Picnic baskets and lawn chairs encouraged!

 DIRECTIONS (To Garfield Memorial)

Via Mayfield Gates:

Stay to the left.

Continue along Garfield Road.

Garfield Memorial will be on the right.

Via Euclid Gates:

Go straight after the round-about and continue on Garfield Road.

After driving up a hill, Garfield Memorial will be straight ahead.

  • Cleveland Tank Plant Homecoming Military Show and Swap Meet

The International Exposition (I-X) Center and the Military Vehicle Preservation Association announced the 42nd annual MVPA International Convention will be held in conjunction with the Cleveland Tank Plant Homecoming Military Show and Swap Meet June 22-24, 2017 at the I-X Center.

  • Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame

The Ohio Veterans Hall of Fame seeks to recognize those Ohioans who have worn the uniform of this Nation’s Armed Forces, performed their military duties, and then continued to contribute to community, state and nation in an exemplary manner. These outstanding contributions may, for example, be in the areas of professional, civic, veterans’ advocacy, public service or significant contributions over the life of the nominee.  Nomination must be received no later than June 30, 2017.

Questions?  please call (614) 752-8941 or email

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  • USS COD Dutch Friendship Day: join the COD as they reenact the USS COD’s WWII rescue of 55 crewman from the Dutch Submarine 019 at 2 PM Saturday, July 8, 2017.
  • Annual Veterans Day Ceremony and Parade: The City of Cleveland will partner and host the annual Veterans Day ceremony and Parade on Friday, November 10, 2017

Read More Here: Base Cleveland Veteran News May 24 2017