American Legion Ceremony in Greenlawn Honors Veterans

[ngg src=”galleries” ids=”36″ display=”basic_thumbnail” thumbnail_crop=”0″]Members of the public, firefighters, police officers, Scouts and others came honor veterans Monday at a Veterans Day ceremony in Greenlawn.

Sponsored by American Legion Post 1244, the ceremony included the laying of wreaths, a reminder of the distinction between Memorial Day and Veterans Day, a musical performance by students from Harborfields High School and the playing of Taps. 

Following the tradition of marking the end of World War I hostilities on Nov.11, 1918, the ceremony began at 11 a.m.

 

 

 

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