Veteran’s Day Observance was held at Town Hall, Saturday, Nov. 11

| November 10, 2017

Milton, MA – Milton’s Veterans Day observance took place on Saturday, Nov. 11 at Town Hall.  This year’s ceremony honored the town’s Vietnam War veterans and Milton’s Challenge Coin was distributed to all Vietnam veterans in attendance.There was a  dedication of a POW/MIA Chair that will be permanently located in the lobby of Town Hall.  Selectman David Burnes made remarks in this regard.   Milton resident and Vietnam veteran Thomas Curran, a veteran of the Vietnam War was this year’s featured speaker. Senator Walter Timilty also gave remarks at this occasion.  The Milton High School Chorus sang selected songs such as “Amazing Grace” and the hymns of each of the branches of the United States Armed Forces.

There will be photos and a full article about this observance in the Thursday, November 16 edition of the Milton Times.





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