Cochise County Veterans Will Be Honored at Veterans Wall Ceremony

2018-11-06T12:37:17+00:00 November 6th, 2018|

(Sierra Vista, AZ – November 6, 2018) – This year will be the fourth year that Canyon Vista Medical Center (CVMC) and the Legacy Foundation of Southeast Arizona have partnered to honor 12 veterans during the Veterans Wall Ceremony happening November 9th, 2018 at 5:00pm.

This ceremony recognizes former or current residents of Cochise County who have worn the uniform of the nation’s armed forces and have substantially contributed to their community. Nominations were made for the 2018-2019 Veterans Wall through August, which the Veterans Wall Committee selecting 12 new veterans. The ceremony awards the previous year honorees with their plaques, and then celebrates the new 2018-2019 honorees.

Bob Gomes, CEO at CVMC said, “As a veteran myself, I’m proud to honor the community members who have served in the U.S. Military through the hospital’s Veterans Wall. Thanks to our partnership with the Legacy Foundation, we’ve created an important and impactful event to recognize Cochise County’s veterans. The Veterans Wall pays tribute to the past and present veterans for the sacrifices they have made to protect our country and their commitment to Cochise County.”
For more information about the Veterans Wall, please visit
https://www.canyonvistamedicalcenter.com/community/veterans-wall/.