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Va War Memorial to hold Memorial Day ceremony

Monday - 5/27/2013, 3:10am  ET

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) -- Gov. Bob McDonnell will be the keynote speaker for the 57th annual Memorial Day Ceremony at the Virginia War Memorial in Richmond.

The ceremony is set to begin at 10 a.m. Monday.

Special recognition will be given to Virginians who have been killed during the global war on terror since Memorial Day 2012.

Other dignitaries scheduled to attend includeVirginia Secretary of Veterans Affairs & Homeland Security Terrie L. Suit, and Del. John O'Bannon III, who is the chairman of memorial's Board of Trustees.

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