D-Day All-National Honor Platoon
In June of 2022, the “D-Day Committee” and “International Salute to Liberation” will commemorate the 80th Anniversary of WWII, while saluting America’s war veterans, and our active military men and women and their families. These officially recognized events will feature America's outstanding performing ensembles and JROTC Units in an unforgettable and historic tribute.
The D-Day All-National Honor Platoon will be comprised of outstanding JROTC cadets from across America. As a member of this platoon you will be an ambassador in the D-Day Memorial Parade and two American Cemetery commemoration events. This historic program will take place June 1-9, 2022 in Normandy and Paris, France.
Day 1: June 1, 2022
Arrival into Washington, DC (transportation to/from DC will be the responsibility of each individual cadet – must arrive before 17:00) – Check into the hotel – Dulles Airport Marriott or similar
Dinner provided at the hotel with an orientation and briefing
Evening tour of DC’s monuments and memorials
Overnight at the hotel