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Daniel Hopkins will be Commissioned into the United States Marine Corps Friday April 5, 2013 in the Rose Garden at the NMVM; Ceremony will be 5:00pm-7:00pm.
A wreath will be placed at the Korea/Cold War kiosk at the New Mexico Veterans\’ Memorial to commemorate the Chosin Reservoir battle in Korea on 27 November (27 November to 15 December 1950). One thousand two hundred twenty-five personnel were killed and 4,380 were wounded in the battle which lasted nineteen days. The National Colors, Korean Flag and the USMC Service Flag will be displayed at the Korean Monument. Weather permitting; the Garrison Flag will be raised.