The Karl L. King Municipal Band will perform at the annual Memorial Day ceremonies in Fort Dodge again this year. The King Band will start playing around 10 a.m., prior to the start of the program at 10:30 a.m. May 28 at North Lawn Cemetery. In the event of rain, this program will move to the St. Edmond High School Auditorium.
The event is sponsored by the Fort Dodge Veteran's Council. Director of the Karl L. King Municipal Band is Jerrold P. Jimmerson.
The program will include several march selections written by the band's namesake Karl L. King, including "University of North Dakota," "Brigadier General," "International Favorites," and "United Nations."
Other patriotic selections on the program will include "Hymn of All Nations," "This Is My Country," "America The Beautiful," "March On America," "God Bless America," and a medley of songs representing all five branches of the military service, "Salute to America's Finest."