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Legends hosts Military Appreciation Day

SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Friday is Military Appreciation Day at the 2011 Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf. A ceremony will take place on No. 18 green immediately after the conclusion of play. 

The ceremony will include a presentation of the colors, singing of the national anthem, an invocation by a military chaplain and a special keynote speaker, all from Fort Stewart and Hunter Army Airfield. 

The Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf invites all active duty, retired and reserve members of the military, and their dependents, to the Westin Savannah Harbor Golf Resort & Spa free of charge. 

Members of the military also get free on-site parking and access to the Birdies for the Brave Patriots' Outpost, a complimentary hospitality venue located at No. 17 green offering prime views of the action on the 210-yard par 3. 

The Birdies for the Brave Patriots' Outpost, open to all members of the military and their dependents, will also provide complimentary food and beverage. 

Active duty, retired and reserve members of the military will need to present a print-at-home ticket, which is available at www.birdiesforthebrave.com, and a valid military ID at the gate to gain admission.

The Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf will also feature military announcers on No. 1 tee on Friday and an American Flag pin flag on No. 17. 

Military personnel will also serve as standard bearers with certain groups during the competition, Friday-Sunday.     

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