Mon, May 25 | Fishkill Supply Depot Burial Ground

Memorial Day

Memorial Day is a federal holiday in the United States for remembering and honoring the military personnel who died while serving in the United States Armed Forces. The holiday is now observed on the last Monday of May, Memorial Day having been observed on May 30 from 1868 to 1970
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Memorial Day

Time & Location

May 25, 2020, 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Fishkill Supply Depot Burial Ground, 197 Van Wyck Lake Rd, Fishkill, NY 12524, USA

About the Event

Memorial Day is an American holiday, observed on the last Monday of May, honoring the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military. ... Originally known as Decoration Day, it originated in the years following the Civil War and became an official federal holiday in 1971.  The Military Cemetery at the Fishkill Supply Depot is on private property and the land owner will prosecute trespassers, however visitors can stand at the entrance of the cemetery in front of the memorial and show their respects.  

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