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Russel Lynch, Student Veterans Association of Marymount University (l to r), Senior Vice Commander Michael Rau, and Commander Cliff Clevenger lead ceremonies remembering, on Patriots Day, the 11 September 2001 attacks on the U.S.

A young Girl Scout daughter from John Lyon Post presents a poster of welcome to the leader of the 29th Division Association during the group's recent stop for lunch at the Post. The group of about 75 had placed a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery and stopped by the post for a meal before continuing home in Maryland.

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Car or cab: From the vicinity of the Vienam War Memorial, go west on Constitution Avenue and onto Interstate 66. Proceed to second exit (1/2 mile past the Potomac River bridges, on the long sweeping curve to the right): Lee Highway/Route 29 (and Roslyn and Key Bridge). **Stay on Lee Highway about a mile. After the overpass (you cross over I-66), you will see Mom's Organic Market on the right at Veitch Street. Turn left onto Veitch Street, then a quick left onto 19th Street. Post is at the end of the block. From the vicinity of the Pentagon, head north on Highway 110 past Arlington Cemetery, and take next exit on the right to Interstate 66. Take immediate exit to Lee Highway/Route 29 and proceed as above (**) to Veitch Street.

From the West/Beltway: Proceed east/ inbound on Interstate 66 to Exit 72 Lee Highway/Spout Run. Turn right at the signal onto Lee Highway. Go about one mile to Bergmann Cleaners on the left at Veitch Street (the one syllable “V” street). Turn right onto Veitch, then an IMMEDIATE left onto 19th Street. Post is on the right at the end of the block.

Subway: Take Orange Line into Virginia to Courthouse Metro Stop and exit on Wilson Boulevard. Walk west (left) to corner of Veitch Street and then north along Veitch about three blocks, turn right onto 19th Street to the end of the block.