Veterans' tour military sites in Las Cruces
POSTED: Wednesday, December 11, 2013 - 12:23pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, December 11, 2013 - 1:17pm
El Paso, TX (KTSM) — The Vet Voice Foundation (VVF) and local Las Cruces area veterans will be touring sites of critical historic importance throughout the proposed Organ Mountains Desert Peaks National Monument on Friday, December 13.
The tour will begin with a meet-up at Veterans Memorial Park in Las Cruces at 9:00 a.m. and vans will be available to transport participants to the tour sites.
Breakfast and lunch will be provided.
Local experts will be on the tour to provide historical interpretation at important stops such as the Butterfield Stage route and World War II bombing targets that are all located within the proposed Organ Mountains Desert Peaks National Monument.