The community is invited to a special ceremony in November to celebrate the accomplishments of 11 LGBT veterans with ties to San Diego.
The San Diego LGBT Community Center has announced this year's inductees for the Benjamin F. Dillingham, III and Bridget Wilson LGBT Veterans Wall of Honor.
The LGBT Veterans Wall of Honor recognizes lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgnder veinductterans with ties to San Diego who have taken the oath to serve our country and have done so honorably, and with distinction, acting as role models in advancing equality. The Veterans Wall commemorates these veterans' lives in hopes that their courage, bravery and sacrifices will continue to inspire future generations.
This year marks the 5th induction ceremony. The 11 honorees for 2016 are listed below.
Joanna L. Gasca, US Air Force
Dennis E. Howard, US Navy
Arthur J. Kelleher, US Navy
William E.Kelly, US Air Force
Scott P. Lawry, US Navy
Edwin O. Lohr, US Air Force
Sean R. Redmond, US Air Force
Sean M. Sala, US Navy
Jeff Underwood, US Navy
Craig A.Wilgenbusch, US Navy
Veronica Zerrer, US Army
This year's induction ceremony will be held on Thursday, Nov. 10 from 6-7:30 pm at The Center located at 3909 Centre St. in Hillcrest. The public is invited.
Additional information is HERE.