Armed Forces Day at Y-12 May 9

Y-12’s Armed Forces Day Celebration, which will honor the more than 400 employees who are currently serving or veterans of the military, will be held from 3 - 4 p.m. Thursday, May 9.

The program will feature presentation of the colors with the Oak Ridge High School JROTC, service recognition and a keynote address by Vice President of Safeguards, Security and Emergency Services Lyle Cary, who is a retired U.S. Air Force colonel. As director of security forces for USAF Major Command, Cary was responsible for 11 military installations; 7,500 security forces personnel; nuclear and weapon system security; anti-terrorism; law enforcement; information protection; and training and equipment.