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“George Kirk and Bar Harbor in World War I” with the George Edwin Kirk American Legion Post 25

Event organizer: Melinda Rice
Event Date & Time: January 13, 2018 1:00 pm until January 13, 2018 2:00 pm
Contact email: mrice@jesuplibrary.org

BAR HARBOR — Members of the George Edwin Kirk American Legion Post 25  will share the story of George Kirk at the Jesup Memorial Library on Saturday, Jan. 13 at 1 p.m. The will talk about Kirk’s life and World War I service, and how he came to be the namesake of Bar Harbor’s American Legion post. Kirk was a 1912 graduate of the Bar Harbor High School and died at a European field hospital in 1918. Some World War I-era documents and artifacts will also be on display.