Maxwell Air Force Base   Right Corner Banner
Join the Air Force

News > Maxwell honors victims of the Holocaust
Maxwell honors victims of the Holocaust

Posted 4/5/2013   Updated 4/5/2013 Email story   Print story



4/5/2013 - MAXWELL AIR FORCE BASE, Ala. -- Maxwell's Days of Remembrance program committee will present a memorial service for the victims of the Holocaust at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday in Shelburne Auditorium, Air University Academic Facility, building 803.

Rabbi Jonathan Miller from Temple Emanu-El in Birmingham will be the guest speaker for the service. Montgomery Rabbis Elliot Stevens and Scott Kramer, and Chap. (Lt. Col.) Gary Ziccardi, the 42nd Air Base Wing chaplain, will light memorial candles for the Holocaust victims.

The theme this year is "Never Again: Reading the Warning Signs." A Holocaust exhibit will be on display throughout the community:
  • 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday at the clinic, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday at the AU Academic Facility, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
  • Wednesday at the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center at Gunter, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
  • Thursday at the 42nd Air Base Wing Headquarters, and 1-8 p.m. Thursday and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. April 12 at the Maxwell Community Library.
The final event for the Days of Remembrance commemoration is a presentation by Dr. Robert Kane, Air University History Office, titled "The Holocaust - Prejudice to Extermination," at 3 p.m. Thursday at the Maxwell Community Library.

No comments yet.  
Add a comment

 Inside Maxwell AFB

ima cornerSearch

tabSocial Media Dashboard






tabTop StoriesRSS feed 
Air University summit addresses medical officer education, partnerships

Operation Home Cooking 2015 at OTS

Air University focused on deterrence

Maxwell hosts 2016 AFROTC Commander’s Conference

AU student’s spouse wins Joan Orr

Air University awards honorary degree to David McCullough.

Air War College dedicates new exhibit to World War II Royal Air Force flight cadets

The 38th Student Squadron is re-activated, welcomes new commander.

Maxwell flightline supports Army's 82nd Airbourne Division

Air Force Chief’s Resilience Conquers Breast Cancer

  arrow More Stories

tabAETC NewsRSS feed 
AETC website undergoing extreme makeover

Laughlin Air Force Club member wins truck

Living legend receives ROTC Distinguished Alumni award

Commentary – NCOs echo through eternity

D-models return to flight after longeron repair

Pillars of resiliency: spiritual resilience

Top cop visits Luke

Site Map      Contact Us     Questions     Security and Privacy notice     E-publishing  
Suicide Prevention    SAPR   IG   EEO   Accessibility/Section 508   No FEAR Act