Ontario show band to pay tribute to veterans in free concert
The Ontario Chaffey Community Show Band and the Bescoby family present “Giving Thanks To Our Veterans,” a free community concert at 7:30 p.m. Monday, November 14 in the Gardiner W. Spring Auditorium on the campus of Chaffey High School, 1250 N. Euclid Ave., Ontario.
Vocalist Brian Detwiler is the featured artist and will perform a medley and the World War II ballad, “I’ll Be Seeing You.”
Also featured will be cadets from the Chaffey High School Naval Jr. Reserve Officers’ Training Corps under the supervision of retired naval commander Martin Jones. Joining the program will be several retired veterans. United States Marine Corp Rifle Honor Guard 18 and 56 will perform a gun salute and show band trumpeter Mike Pfister will play taps.
An invocation will be given by pastor Gary Keith. The performance will be narrated by Chaffey principal Christina Martinez and Ontario Montclair School District Superintendent James Hammond.