April 23, 2011: Army Reserve DayDate: April 23, 2011
Time: All Day Event
WHEREAS, members of the Army Reserve have served and protected this nation in every major conflict since World War I; and,
WHEREAS, thousands of Michigan men and women serve our state and country as members of the Army Reserve, and hundreds currently serve on active duty; and,
WHEREAS, on this day, we honor the brave citizens who readily serve our state and country and sacrifice much to defend the values most important to the people of this nation;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, Rick Snyder, Governor of Michigan, do hereby proclaim Saturday, April 23, 2011 as Army Reserve Day in Michigan.