Christmas Luminaries Coming to Bedford's D-Day Memorial

Bedford, VA - For the first time, the D-Day Memorial will have a display of luminaries during the Christmas season.

You now have another way to honor one of your loved ones.

The memorial has been putting luminaries around the memorial every June since 2009.

They are doing it again as part of a Christmas in Wartime Presentation on December 15th and 16th.

You can buy a luminary in honor of a veteran or active duty military member.

Their name will appear in a program.

Luminaries are $20 each, or 6 for $100. All sponsors are included in the program. Luminaries can be purchased online at or by calling 800-351-DDAY.

Donations can also be mailed directly to the Memorial at:

National D-Day Memorial, PO Box 77, Bedford, VA 24523.