Proposed Schedule of events for February 2018 Symposium

Wednesday, 14 February
1400-1800 - Reunion Registration open
1600-2000 – Welcome reception

Thursday, 15 February
0730 – 0800 - Reunion Registration open
0815 – 1500 – National Museum of the Marine Corps ( Police escort)
1600 – 2000 – Hospitality Room Open

Friday, 16 February (* Possible Tour of White house* after 8 th & I) Need USMC point of contact / Rosemary
07:30 – 0800 - Reunion Registration open
0815 – Board Buses for Marine Barracks 8 th & I Crawford Hall ( Police escort)
0900 – 1100 – 73 rd Commemoration Memorial Service
1100 – 1230 – Lunch Marine Barracks 8 th & I (Mission Barbeque)
1300 – 1345 Visit WWII Monument
1400 – 1445 Wreath Laying Ceremony @ the Marine Corps War Memorial
1530 Return to Sheraton
1600 – 2000 – Hospitality Room Open

Saturday, 17 February
0830 - 1530 Symposium (Proposed speakers)
     ➢ James Oelke Iwo Jima
     ➢ Dr. Charles Neimeyer
     ➢ (Possible Speaker on European Theater?, War Dogs, Dan King)
     ➢ USMC Today Speaker
     ➢ Wives tour of Commandants house.
1700 – 1800 Cash Bar Reception
1745 – 1800 Patriotic Interlude Marine Band
1800 – 2300 Official Banquet Invited GOH TBD
1805 -1835 GOH Remarks
1835- 2300 Dinner and Dancing

Sunday, 18 February
Farewells and Departures