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First Lady to honor Vietnam Veterans in Fort Kent

Posted Oct. 25, 2013, at 10:23 p.m.
Last modified Oct. 26, 2013, at 8:10 a.m.

The First Lady of Maine, Mrs Ann LePage will travel to Fort Kent to honor Vietnam Veterans on November 6, 2013 at the Fort Kent Knights of Columbus Hall. She will be joined by the Director Maine Veterans Services, LTC Peter Ogden to welcome home Vietnam Veterans. At 6pm the Maine Select Honor Guard will fire 21 rounds from the Ceremonial Howitzer to honor the 58,000 Americans who never returned from Vietnam after which Live Taps will be rendered by Bugles Across American. The National Honor Society, Fort Kent Boy Scouts and Fort Kent Girl Scouts will then serve those in attendance rib-eye steak meals. Cost of the meal is $10 and the evening is sponsored by Martin-Klein American Legion Post 133. For more information contact Duane Belanger at (207) 951-2874 or via email at commander@americanlegionpost133.org

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