As the nation honors the life of President George H.W. Bush, Lake Charles
Memorial Hospital will honor all members of the armed services with the
dedication of the Dr. Jack Thielen Plaza. Dr. Thielen was a long-time
physician in the area.
The dedication will take place at 4pm on Thursday, December 6 at the front
entrance to the hospital off of Oak Park Boulevard. It plaza contains
a new flag pole that flies an American flag that flew over the U.S. Capitol,
a wall bearing the seals of all branches of the military and brick pavers
containing the names of veterans and the branches in which they served.