Tue, Aug 07 | Texas State Capital

National Purple Heart Day in Texas

Texas is a Purple Heart State - to celebrate National Purple Heart Day a limited number are invited to the State Capital in Austin to visit the Texas Secretary of State Rolando Pablos, whom Governor Greg Abbott appointed as the 111th Texas Secretary of State.
Registration for National Purple Heart Day is Closed

Time & Location

Aug 07, 2018, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Texas State Capital, 1100 Congress Ave, Austin, TX 78701, USA

About the Event

National Purple Heart Day is observed on August 7th each year and is a time for Americans to pause to remember and honor the brave men and women who were either wounded on the battlefield or paid the ultimate sacrifice with their lives.

The State of Texas is a designated Purple Heart State. The Department of Texas Military Order of the Purple Heart will celebrate and honor - Purple Heart Day on Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at the State Capital with Texas' Secretary of State Rolando B. Pablos . Governor Greg Abbott appointed Rolando Pablos as the 111th Texas Secretary of State. Secretary Pablos is one of six state officials named by the Texas Constitution to form the Executive Department of the State.

Attire: MOPH Business - Blues and Grays, or Business Suit and Tie

Date: 7 August

Time: 11:00 AM Central

Location: Texas Capitol Building, Room 1E.8

1100 Congress Austin, Texas 78701

Registration for National Purple Heart Day is Closed

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