Boy Scouts of America: Greater St. Louis Area Council

Event Detail

Gravois Trail
Host: Gravois Trail
Event Title: Gravois Trail Memorial Day Good Turn
Date: Sunday, May 26, 2013
Time: 11:00AM
Duration: 1 Day
Event Type: District Other
Location: Jefferson Barracks
Contact: Bill Frein
Description: For more than five decades, nearly 4,000 scouts have gathered at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, located along the banks of the Mississippi River, over Memorial Day weekend to place an American flag at the grave of every deceased soldier within the cemetery’s fences. The tradition enters its 64th year in 2013 and is scheduled to take place on Sunday, May 26.