Pittsfield Legion to host Veterans’ Day ceremony

Posted Nov. 08, 2012, at 9:48 a.m.

PITTSFIELD – The Burns W. Knowlton American Legion Post will hold a Veterans’ Day ceremony Sunday, Nov. 11 at 11 a.m. at Veterans’ Memorial Park in Pittsfield.

Invited speakers include Vietnam veteran Peter Snow, a retired teacher and member of the School Administrative District 53 Board of Directors.

World War II veteran Arthur Dewey, who was instrumental in the construction and dedication of the park in 2001, has also been invited to the observance.

Legion Commander Harold Goodridge said that a Blue Star banner will also be presented to the family of an active duty service member along with letters of commendation and appreciation from First Lady Ann LePage.

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